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Minutes of the Eighteenth Annual Session of the Baptist State Convention of Texas, 1865

Description: Minutes of the annual session of the Baptist State Convention in Texas include accounts of proceedings at the session; reports from the secretaries, committees, trustees, and board of directors as well as reports on Baptist churches and education in Texas; and the Constitution of the Baptist State Convention, of Texas.
Date: 1866
Creator: Baptist State Convention of Texas
Partner: Rice University Woodson Research Center

[Letter from Sera Thomas to Lyndon B. Johnson - 1966-05-10]

Description: Letter from Sera Thomas, wife of Albert Thomas, to the President of the United States, Lyndon B. Johnson, encouraging him to be the guest speaker at the 37th national LULAC convention on June 25, 1966 at the Rice Hotel in Houston.
Date: May 10, 1966
Creator: Thomas, Sera
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Form letter from Toby P. Hernandez - 1966-04-15]

Description: Form letter to different companies regarding the 37th National LULAC convention from June 23-26, 1966 at the Rice Hotel in Houston. The national convention co-chairman, Toby P. Hernandez, asks if they would like to provide pencils, scratch pads, book matches, etc., with their company name monogrammed. Also, Hernandez asks the companies if they would they like to put an advertisement in the convention booklet.
Date: April 15, 1966
Creator: Hernandez, Toby P.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Toby P. Hernandez to Homer Leonard - 1966-02-22]

Description: Letter from Toby P. Hernandez to Homer Leonard dated February 22, 1966. Hernandez wants to know if Leonard's company would like to serve as a sponsor or underwriter of beer for the 1966 national LULAC convention.
Date: February 22, 1966
Creator: Hernandez, Toby P.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Robert F. Kennedy to Ernest Eguia - 1965-10-23]

Description: Letter from Robert F. Kennedy to Ernest Eguia (chairman for the LULAC 1966 convention) declining Eguia's invitation to speak at LULAC’s 1966 convention because Kennedy cannot make a commitment that far in advance. Letter is dated October 23, 1965.
Date: October 23, 1965
Creator: Kennedy, Robert F., 1925-1968
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Ted Van Dyk to Ernest Eguia - 1966-01-17]

Description: Letter from Ted Van Dyk, the assistant to Vice President Hubert Humphrey, to Ernest Eguia, the LULAC convention chairman. This letter states the Vice President hopes to be the principal speaker at the 37th annual LULAC national convention to be held June 23-26, 1966 in Houston Texas.
Date: January 17, 1966
Creator: Van Dyk, Ted, 1934-
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Convention Booklet Report, June 1, 1966

Description: Report on the advertisements in the 1966 League of United Latin American Citizens Convention Booklet. The first column is the page number, the second column the advertiser, and the third column is the price paid for the advertisement.
Date: June 1, 1966
Creator: League of United Latin American Citizens
Item Type: Text
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Blood Bank Convention

Description: Photograph of the convention room at the Windsor Hotel. A table that advertises a new blood bank can be seen. It reads "Hyland Laboratories". Also three men wearing suits are seen in the picture standing by the table.
Date: 1954
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Blood Bank Convention

Description: Photograph of a convection room at the Windsor Hotel. On a table advertisements for a blood bank can be seen as well as other forms of information such as pamphlets. A big sign by the table reads "Normal Serum Albumin - Hyland Laboratories".
Date: 1954
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Post Master Convention

Description: Photograph of six men standing behind a table at a post master convention in the Windsor Hotel in Abilene, Texas. One of the men is at a podium. The other men are looking down at the table. There is a mirror behind them.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Post Master Convention

Description: Photograph of a group of people lined up in front of a table at a post master convention in Windsor Hotel in Abilene, Texas. At the table are two men and a woman. The woman is typing on a typewriter. Several people in line are holding booklets.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Post Master Convention

Description: Photograph of a Postmaster convention at the Windsor Hotel in Abilene. A line of people are in the lobby checking in at a table with several workers.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Post Master Convention

Description: Photograph of two women and two men at a post master convention at the Windsor Hotel in Abilene, Texas. The men and women are standing behind a table draped with a light-colored table cloth. The women are wearing dresses and the men are wearing suits.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Delegates #1

Description: Photograph of a group of delegates at a convention in Abilene. All the delegates in the picture are men. One group is sitting while another group stand right behind them, also on a table there are a lot of papers and documents.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Delegates #2

Description: Photograph of a group of delegates at a convention in Abilene. All the delegates in the picture are men. One group is sitting while another group stand right behind them, also on a table there are a lot of papers and documents.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Delegates #2

Description: Photograph of three men in suits holding a card that reads "Courtesy Card - Out--of--Town Convention Delegates - City Police Department Abilene Chamber of Commerce".
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Delegates #1

Description: Photograph of three men in suits holding a card that reads "Courtesy Card - Out--of--Town Convention Delegates - City Police Department Abilene Chamber of Commerce".
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Toby P. Hernandez to Homer Leonard - 1966-04-14]

Description: Letter dated April 14, 1966 from Toby P. Hernandez to Homer Leonard regarding advertisement and beer. The Local Breweries and Beer Distributorships can only support the LULAC convention through either purchasing advertisements or donating beer. Hernandez replies that LULAC will take the advertisements.
Date: April 14, 1966
Creator: Hernandez, Toby P.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Ted Van Dyk to Ernest Eguia - 1966-01-17]

Description: Letter from the Assistant to the Vice President of the United States, Ted Van Dyk, to Ernest Eguia regarding the LULAC convention to be held June 23-26, 1966 in Houston. The Vice President, Hubert Humphrey, was asked to be the principal speaker at the convention.
Date: January 17, 1966
Creator: Van Dyk, Ted
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Agenda of Meeting of Committees for LULAC National Convention]

Description: Agenda of the meeting of committees planning the LULAC National Convention to be held in Houston, Texas. There are ten agenda items and five committees handling different aspects of the convention planning.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Ernest Eguia and Toby P. Hernandez to Lyndon B. Johnson - 1965-12-10]

Description: Letter from Ernest Eguia and Toby P. Hernandez asking the President of the United States, Lyndon Johnson, to be the principal speaker at the 37th annual LULAC convention. The convention is planned for June 23-26, 1966 in the Rice Hotel, Houston, Texas.
Date: December 10, 1965
Creator: Eguia, Ernest & Hernandez, Toby P.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Toby P. Hernandez to Dorris Danner - 1979-05-10]

Description: Letter from Toby Hernandez to Dorris Danner regarding hotel reservations at the Shamrock Hilton Hotel. The reservations are for the 1979 LULAC convention June 13-17, 1979.
Date: May 10, 1979
Creator: Hernandez, Toby P.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library