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League of United Latin-American Citizens Resume of John J. Herrera

Description: Resume of John J. Herrera's work in the League of United Latin-American Citizens organization describing his work on two major civil rights cases as well as the night he hosted President John F. Kennedy at a LULAC Function.
Date: September 28, 1967
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 106, July 2002 - April, 2003

Description: The Texas State Historical Association Quarterly Report includes "Papers read at the meetings of the Association, and such other contributions as may be accepted by the Committee" (volume 1, number 1). These include historical sketches, biographical material, personal accounts, and other research. Index is located at the end of the volume starting on page 657.
Date: 2003
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 98, July 1994 - April, 1995

Description: The Texas State Historical Association Quarterly Report includes "Papers read at the meetings of the Association, and such other contributions as may be accepted by the Committee" (volume 1, number 1). These include historical sketches, biographical material, personal accounts, and other research. Index is located at the end of the volume starting on page 655.
Date: 1995
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

"Wondrous" Warren McVea

Description: Photograph of "Wondrous" Warren McVea in a suit and tie. Several children are asking McVea for an autograph. Other bystanders are visible in the background.
Date: c. 1969
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

Legacies: A History Journal for Dallas and North Central Texas, Volume 20, Number 01, Spring, 2008

Description: Biannual publication "devoted to the rich history of Dallas and North Central Texas" as a way to "examine the many historical legacies--social, ethnic, cultural, political--which have shaped the modern city of Dallas and the region around it." This issue focuses on "Dallas Goes to War: Life on the Homefront."
Date: 2008
Creator: Dallas Heritage Village
Partner: Dallas Historical Society

[Labor union speech]

Description: Photograph of a Walter Reuther giving a speech involving the labor union United Automobile Workers (UAW). In the image, Reuther is standing on a decorated stage with a large crow of men listening. The UAW known for gaining high wages and pensions for the auto workers and Reuther was the president from 1946-1970.
Date: unknown
Creator: Clark, Joe
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[UAW labor union rally]

Description: Photograph of a Walter Reuther giving a speech involving the labor union United Automobile Workers (UAW). In the image, Reuther is standing on a decorated stage with a large crow of men listening. The UAW known for gaining high wages and pensions for the auto workers and Reuther was the president from 1946-1970.
Date: unknown
Creator: Clark, Joe
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Questionnaire: City Council & Mayoral questionnaire]

Description: A questionnaire from the Lesbian/Gay Political Coalition of Dallas intended to screen candidates and determine whether or not they will be endorsed by the organization.
Date: 1989
Creator: Lesbian/Gay Political Coalition of Dallas
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News release: Pride at Work]

Description: A news release from the National Lesbian/Gay/Bi labor conference about the Lesbian and Gay Union members holding a conference to teach LGBT activists how to carry that activism into their workplaces.
Date: June 24, 1994
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Series of Objects: Dan Morales]

Description: A series of objects including a photo, press releases, and newspaper clippings about Dan Morales.
Date: October 1990
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter: Ann Richards]

Description: A letter from Ann Richards discussing her pro-choice viewpoints.
Date: February 21, 1990
Creator: Richards, Ann
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Picture and news release: "Lavender Law" Conference draws record numbers; National Lesbian and Gay Law Association names new leadeship]

Description: A picture and a news release from the National Lesbian and Gay Law Association discussing their Lavender Law Conference that drew more attendees than ever and the elections that were held for policies, resolutions, and leaders.
Date: October 30, 1992
Creator: National Lesbian and Gay Law Association
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Newsletter: The Lambda Update - Fall 1992]

Description: The fall 1992 newsletter for Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund discussing recent activity within the organization and legal and social happenings that concern the LGBT community.
Date: 1992
Creator: Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

82nd Texas Legislature, Regular Session, House Bill 2973, Chapter 341

Description: Bill introduced by the Texas House of Representatives relating to encouraging public participation by citizens by protecting a person's right to petition, right of free speech, and right of association from meritless lawsuits arising from actions taken in furtherance of those rights.
Date: June 17, 2011
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[News Script: Lucy wedding]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the wedding of Autherine Lucy and Reverend H. C. Foster in Dallas. Autherine Lucy was the first black student to attend the University of Alabama.
Date: April 22, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: NAACP Ouster Suit is Heard at Tyler]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about hearing proceedings at a court in Tyler, Texas, in which the state of Texas seeks a permanent injunction barring the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People from operating.
Date: September 28, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: NAACP Attorney Protests Violence]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about U. Simpson Tate's telegrams, from Dallas, Texas, to Governor Shivers and President Eisenhower, calling for help in getting African American students safely into Texarkana Junior College.
Date: September 10, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections