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[Letter from Daniel Zermeno about an amendment to the Texas Constitution - 1978-11-01]

Description: Letter from commander Daniel Zermeno of American Legion Department of Texas to vote on an amendment to the State constitution (Article XIII) about no proxy vote allowed. The letter also explains that it is permissible to hold a position as the Post Officers or Building Corporation Directors or any other post business if one has attended at least 3 post meetings prior to election date.
Date: November 1, 1978
Creator: Zermeno, Daniel
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[League of United Latin American Citizens Charter Amendment - 1957-09-13]

Description: Document is an amendment to the League of United Latin American Citizens charter that is dated September 13, 1957. The amendment indicates a change in the governing body, approves the use of "LULAC" as the corporation's non-official name, defines the principal office location, and outlines membership stock by class of member.
Date: September 13, 1957
Creator: League of United Latin American Citizens
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[League of United Latin American Citizens Charter Amendment - 1939-06-19]

Description: Document is an amendment to the League of United Latin American Citizens Charter dated June 19, 1939. The amendment serves to extend the corporation's territorial limits from "the State of Texas," as indicated in the original charter, to "the United States of America." It is signed by officers of LULAC as well as a notary public.
Date: June 19, 1939
Creator: League of United Latin American Citizens
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[League of United Latin American Citizens Charter Amendment - 1939-06-19]

Description: Document is an amendment to the League of United Latin American Citizens Charter dated June 19, 1939. The amendment serves to extend the corporation's territorial limits from "the State of Texas," as indicated in the original charter, to "the United States of America." It is signed by officers of LULAC as well as a notary public.
Date: June 19, 1939
Creator: League of United Latin American Citizens
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[League of United Latin American Citizens Charter Amendment - 1957-09-13]

Description: Document is an amendment to the League of United Latin American Citizens charter that is dated September 13, 1957. The amendment indicates a change in the governing body, approves the use of "LULAC" as the corporation's non-official name, defines the principal office location, and outlines membership stock by class of member.
Date: September 13, 1957
Creator: League of United Latin American Citizens
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Amendment to the LULAC National Constitution, Section 5, Article 7, page one]

Description: Amendment to the League of Latin American Citizens National Constitution, Section 5, Article 7, page 1. Amendment submitted by Council 397, El Paso, Texas, Carlos Sanche, President. Amendment Committee: Richard Telles, Chairman, I. H. Aguirre and E. A. Martinez. This article of the constitution bars any currently elected public official from running for or holding an officer's position in LULAC.
Date: 197u
Creator: League of United Latin American Citizens
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Amendment to the LULAC National Constitution, Section 5, Article 7, page two]

Description: Amendment to the League of United Latin American Citizens National Constitution, Sec. 5, Article 7, page 2. Amendment submitted by Council 397, El Paso, Texas, Carlos Sanche, President. Amendment Committee: Richard Telles, Chairman, I. H. Aguirre and E. A. Martinez. This article of the constitution bars any currently elected public official from running for or holding an officer's position in LULAC.
Date: 197u
Creator: League of United Latin American Citizens
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Memorandum from Narciso Cano to John J. Herrera - 1976-07-21]

Description: Memorandum from Narciso Cano, National Director, to John J. Herrera, LULAC Legal Advisor, dated July 21, 1976 and printed on LULAC National Educational Service Center letterhead. The memo refers to attached amendments that were passed at the League of United Latin American Citizens National Convention.
Date: July 21, 1976
Creator: Cano, Narciso
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from John W. Spies to Meyer Bodansky - November 29, 1939]

Description: Letter from Dr. John W. Spies to Dr. Meyer Bodansky, who is from the Department of Pathological Chemistry of the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Texas. The letter, which is dated November 29, 1939, informs Dr. Bodansky that he has sent him a copy of "the Proposed Amendments to Rules and Regulations of the Board of Regents for the Government of the University of Texas which were adopted by the Board of Regents on July 15, 1939".
Date: November 29, 1939
Creator: Spies, John W.
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

San Antonio de Bexar: A Guide and History

Description: This book serves as a guide and historical sketch of San Antonio, Texas. It includes descriptions of county and church records, interviews with memorable Texans, a discussion of the benefits of San Antonio climate to individuals suffering from lung disease, as well as descriptions of local churches, schools, public halls, parks and other establishments. Sidney Lanier's Historical Sketch is included beginning on page 68.
Date: 1890
Creator: Corner, William
Partner: University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries

The Texas Almanac and State Industrial Guide 1926

Description: The almanac covers general topics about the state of Texas including statistics for individual counties, agriculture, expenditures, and weather, as well as discussions of legal and social issues of the time. An index to the newspapers published in Texas is on page [422].
Date: 1926~
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

Proposed Amendments to the LULAC National Constitution

Description: Proposed Amendments to the League of United Latin American Citizens National Constitution passed by Council #11041, Washington D. C., on February 25, 1977. The document also states that the new title "National Executive Board" will be inserted into the listed amendments.
Date: February 25, 1977
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

The Texas Folklore Society, 1971-2000: Volume 3

Description: This volume of the Publications of the Texas Folklore Society includes information about the publishing history of the Texas Folklore Society. It also includes anecdotes about the gatherings of the Society, information about past presidents of the Society, and Society by-laws. The index begins on page 219.
Date: 2000
Creator: Abernethy, Francis Edward
Partner: UNT Press

The Texas Folklore Society, 1943-1971: Volume 2

Description: This volume of the Publications of the Texas Folklore Society "includes the publishing history of the [Texas Folklore Society] books, anecdotes about the gatherings of the Society...and the emphasis on singing beginning at Society gatherings" (inside the front cover). The index begins on page 311.
Date: 1994
Creator: Abernethy, Francis Edward
Partner: UNT Press

Analyses of proposed constitutional amendments: November 8, 2011, election

Description: "The Analyses of Proposed Constitutional Amendments contains, for each proposed amendment that will appear on the November 8, 2011, ballot, the ballot language, an analysis, and the text of the joint resolution proposing the amendment. The analysis includes background information and a summary of comments made during the legislative process about the proposed constitutional amendment by supporters and by opponents" (p. 3).
Date: November 8, 2011
Creator: Texas. Legislature. Legislative Council.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Texas Almanac and State Industrial Guide 1936

Description: The almanac covers general topics about the state of Texas including statistics for individual counties, agriculture, weather, "resources, industries, commerce, history, government, population and all other subjects relating to the political, civic and economic development" of the time. A general index is on page 501.
Date: 1936
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

[Letter from W. N. Blanton, Jr. to Sons of the Republic of Texas member - 1948-05-01]

Description: Letter from W. N. Blanton, Secretary of the Sons of the Republic of Texas, typed on organizational letterhead and dated May 1, 1948. The letter informs members of a meeting to be held on May 11, 1948, at the Commerce Building. Enclosure includes the amendment proposals on which a vote will be taken.
Date: May 1, 1948
Creator: Blanton, W. N., Jr.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library