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Rites set for local Hispanic leader John Herrera

Description: Article, "Rites set for local Hispanic leader John Herrera", published in the Houston Chronicle on October 14, 1986. The article gives a brief obituary and list information regarding the memorial services for John J. Herrera. A photograph of John J. Herrera is included.
Date: October 14, 1986
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Rites Wednesday for John Herrera

Description: Newspaper article published in the Houston Post on October 14, 1986. The article, titled "Rites Wednesday for John Herrera", announces Herrera's recent passing, contains a brief obituary, and lists information regarding the memorial services.
Date: October 14, 1986
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Funeral Program for Alfred Tennyson Miller, September 4, 1993]

Description: Funeral program for Mr. Alfred Tennyson Miller, born April 13, 1913 and died August 30, 1993. The funeral was held Saturday, September 4, 1993 at Marsalis Avenue Church of Christ, officiated by Evangelist G. C. Washington. Funeral arrangements were made through Singing Hills Funeral Home and he was buried in Laurel Land Memorial Park in Dallas, Texas. Includes a newspaper clipping containing an obituary.
Date: September 4, 1993
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

Civil Rights activist Herrera to be honored

Description: An article published in the Houston Chronicle on October 4, 1986 and written by Maureen Bayless Balleza. The article, "Civil right activist Herrera to be honored", describes the life and career of John J. Herrera and lists information regarding a benefit to be held in his honor.
Date: October 4, 1986
Creator: Balleza, Maureen Bayless
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Scrapbook Page: Military Camp Scenes]

Description: Photographs of events at a military camp. The top left photo shows a funeral procession with horse-drawn carriages and people walking on a dirt road. The top middle photo is of a baseball field lined with spectators for an Officers' ball game. The top right photo is of a uniform inspection for members of the National Guard. The bottom left photo is of two children sitting on a white horse with military barracks in the background. The bottom middle photo is of a group of men in a large swimming pool. The bottom right photo is of men disassembling a military camp, with the date identified as January 2, 1917.
Date: 1916/1917
Creator: Cook, Frank Lauderdale
Partner: Museum of South Texas History

[Scrapbook Page: Pharr, Texas]

Description: Photographs of Pharr, Texas. The first three images at the top of the page are aerial views of the town of Pharr, with houses and barracks visible. The bottom left photo is of a military band marching down a dirt road, with a handwritten note: "Funeral of 3rd Tenn. private drowned in Lake Sardinia. On the bottom right is a cavalry walking on a dirt road into a city, with a drug store behind them and a handwritten note: "2nd F. A. passing thru Pharr."
Date: 1916/1917
Creator: Cook, Frank Lauderdale
Partner: Museum of South Texas History

[News Script: Funeral held for gypsy tribe member]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a funeral for John Evans, a member of the Evans clan of Gypsies in Fort Worth. Evans was killed the previous Monday in an automobile accident in Oklahoma.
Date: March 23, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Funeral Pamphlet for Lee H. Kropff]

Description: Program for the funeral of Lee H. Kropff, who was born July 9, 1921, and died March 16, 1965 at the age of forty-three. The funeral was held at Prentice & Company Funeral Home, officiated by Lake L. Walker and Fred E. Dunn. He was buried in Northlawn Memorial Gardens in Northfield, Ohio.
Date: March 1965
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Memorial Program for Air Corps Aviators, October 25, 1942]

Description: Memorial program for a group of aviators lost in the Gulf: George Everill Pierce, born February 2, 1907; John Gray Dodd, born April 3, 1918; Billy B. Boggess, born October 21, 1920; Floyd Cheathak, born May 20, 1918; Eugene A. Delisle, born September 26, 1909; Joseph L. Daichman, born February 13, 1913; and Sam A. Salli, born April 14, 1917. The memorial service was held October 25, 1942 at Eglin Field, Florida, officiated by Chaplain Waldo.
Date: October 25, 1942
Partner: George Everill Pierce Family Photographs

[Funeral Program for Juanita K. Menelee, November 6, 2009]

Description: Funeral program for Juanita K. Menelee, born March 8, 1925 and died November 1, 2009. The funeral was held November 6, 2009 at Friendship Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. John D. Kyle. Funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and she was buried in MeadowLawn Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: November 6, 2009
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Edna Charles Etta Melee, January 12, 2013]

Description: Funeral program for Edna Charles Etta (Cey) Menelee, born March 7, 1942 and died December 31, 2012. The funeral was held January 12, 2013 at St. Paul United Methodist Church, officiated by Rev. Dr. Marcus A.L. Freeman, III. Funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and she was buried in MeadowLawn Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: January 12, 2013
Partner: San Antonio Public Library