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Prospects Bright for Kessler Program Cary Report Urges Action: Points Out Unity of Support and Cost of Further Delay

Description: Article describing the changes to the city of Dallas, Texas during 1925 under the supervision of the Kessler Plan Association which designed the city plan. The article includes an over view of the plan, expenses, progress, county assistance, legal issues, and opinions. A sub-section includes a breakdown of some specific projects that happened under the plan.
Date: 1926~
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

News Article on Air Base Plans

Description: Copy negative of a newspaper article, the title reads "C-C Votes $500,000 Drive to Get Air base, Committee Meets to Plan Campaign". Also in the article is the picture of W. P. Wright. On the top edge of the newspaper it reads "Texas, Friday evening January 18, 1952 - Sixteen pages in two sections" "Price Daily 5c, Sunday 10c".
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

News Article on Air Base Plans

Description: Copy negative of a newspaper article titled "Abilene Pledges Land If Air Base Permanent. 3,500 Acres More Needed for Field". A picture in the article shows three men standing by each other at an air strip, including Dan Boone, C. E. Rylander and John Trommershausser. At the top of the newspaper it reads "Texas, Thursday Evening, January 17, 1952 - Twenty-Two Pages in Two Sections".
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, September 28, 1879]

Description: Letter from John Patterson Osterhout to his wife, Junia Roberts Osterhout, September 28, 1879. John began his letter with bad news. A fire broke out in Belton, Texas and John wrote of the difficulties he and his sons had in trying to save some of his books and papers. Otherwise, John says he and the children are in good health and mentioned work that Paul had done work in a telegraph office recently. Included is an envelope addressed "Mrs. J. P. Osterhout" and an article titled "Fire in Belton!" The article lists the losses incurred from the disaster.
Date: September 28, 1879
Creator: Osterhout, John Patterson
Partner: Austin College

[Letter from Mrs. Paul Padilla to John J. Herrera - 1948-09-02]

Description: Handwritten letter from Mrs. Paul Padilla to John J. Herrera expressing her expressing her displeasure with an article in the Tin Smelter about Mexican Americans and the tortillas. She requests that Herrera write a letter to the newsletter, Tin Types, in response to the negative way in which Mexican Americans were portrayed in the article. Also, in the postscript, Mrs. Padilla asks Mr. Herrera if she could have an installation at an upcoming formal dance.
Date: September 2, 1948
Creator: Padilla, M. S.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from John J. Herrera to the editor of The Houston Post - 1972-05-22]

Description: Letter from John J. Herrera to the Editor, "Sound Off", of the Houston Post. Herrera gives his opinion about the feature story appearing in the Houston Post written by Jose Andres Chacon. The article had featured famous Mexican Americans with regard to the late Gus Garcia.
Date: May 22, 1972
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Draft of article by John J. Herrrera, "My 17 Minutes with John F. Kennedy", Houston Chronicle - 1983-11-21]

Description: Draft of an article by John J. Herrera published in the Houston Chronicle on November 21, 1983. The article, titled "My 17 Minutes with John F. Kennedy", recounts Kennedy's trip to Houston and the brief time Herrera was able to spend with him. It also describes how Herrera and his family heard the news of Kennedy's assassination the following day.
Date: November 21, 1983
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from A.D. Covin to George Carmack - 1962-02-24]

Description: Copy of a letter to George Carmack from A.D. Covin in response to an editorial in the Houston Press about a statement made by Robert Kennedy about Texas and its annexation. Covin claims that Kennedy's comments were critical of the expansionist policies of the United States, and not the annexation of Texas. Covin claims that the article is overlooking some historical facts (on which Kennedy's comments are based), namely that the United States instigated the Mexican War and forced Mexico to cede Texas to the United States in pursuit of Manifest Destiny.
Date: February 24, 1962
Creator: Covin, A.D.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Meyer Bodansky to T. U. Marron - October 14, 1939]

Description: Letter from Dr. Meyer Bodansky to Dr. T. U. Marron, who is from the Department of Pathology at the Iowa Lutheran Hospital. The letter, which is dated October 14, 1939, thanks Dr. Bodansky for sending a list of requested references, and assures him that Dr. Marron would not be able to acquire decent references without his help.
Date: October 14, 1939
Creator: Bodansky, Meyer, 1896-1941
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Letter from T. U. Marron to Meyer Bodansky - October 12, 1939]

Description: Letter from Dr. T. U. Marron to Dr. Meyer Bodansky, dated October 12, 1939. The letter is a response to an earlier letter sent by Dr. Bodansky regarding a request for references on "The Cause of Goiter". The letter includes two references with citations on this subject taken from the most recent meeting and presentations of the American Medical Association.
Date: October 12, 1939
Creator: Marron, T. U.
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Correspondence between Meyer Bodansky and David R. Sacks - April 1939]

Description: Correspondence between Dr. Meyer Bodansky and Dr. David Sacks discussing an article written by Dr. Sacks which is being considered for publication. Dr. Sacks asks for Dr. Bodansky's opinions regarding the content of the article and for input as to which journal he should seek out to publish the work. Dr. Bodansky replies with the names of several journals for publication and several suggestions of how to improve the article for publication.
Date: 1939-04-21/1939-04-24
Creator: Bodansky, Meyer, 1896-1941 & Sacks, David R.
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT