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[Resolution of League of United Latin American Citizens - 1952-01-27]

Description: Resolution of League of United Latin American Citizens at the Texas Regional LULAC Convention held in Galveston, Texas, January 26-27, 1952. This resolution concerns the study written by Lyle Saunders and Olen E. Leonard entitled "The Wetback in the Lower Rio Grande Valley of Texas." The resolution commends the authors for their work but condemns the attitudes of those who have used the study to distort the issue of the laborers in the lower Rio Grande Valley of Texas.
Date: January 27, 1952
Creator: League of United Latin American Citizens
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Eduardo Morga to Roberto Ornelas - 1977-07-17]

Description: Letter from Eduardo Morga, League of United Latin American Citizens National President, to Roberto Ornelas, LULAC Past National President, dated July 17, 1977. The letter states that the enclosed resolution was passed at the recent LULAC National Convention. The second page of the letter has a distribution list of people copied on the letter.
Date: July 17, 1977
Creator: Morga, Eduardo
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Eduardo Morga to Roberto Ornelas - 1977-07-17]

Description: Letter from Eduardo Morga, League of United Latin American Citizens National President, to Roberto Ornelas, referring to an enclosed distribution list and copy of Resolution #4 that was passed at National Assembly. The letter is dated July 17, 1977.
Date: July 17, 1977
Creator: Morga, Eduardo
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Robert Garcia to Ruben Bonilla, Jr. - 1979-08-21]

Description: Copy of a letter from Robert Garcia, Member of Congress, to Ruben Bonilla, Jr., League of United Latin American Citizens National President, dated August 21, 1979, and printed on Congress of the United States letterhead. The letter informs Bonilla of Garcia's resolution proposing Voter Education Week. Garcia asks for Bonilla's and LULAC's support.
Date: August 21, 1979
Creator: Garcia, Robert
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[LULAC Convention Resolution - 196u]

Description: Document titled "LULAC Convention Resolution" stating that the League of United Latin American Citizens condemns the police brutality especially by the Houston Police Department and its policy of racial profiling against persons of Mexican descent.
Date: 196u
Creator: League of United Latin American Citizens
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

General and Special Laws of The State of Texas Passed By The Regular Session and The First and Second Called Sessions of the Fifty-Seventh Legislature

Description: The General and Special Laws of Texas contain the text of Texas legislation including laws, resolutions, statutes, amendments, and vetoed bills. The records include legislation from the Senate and House of Representatives as well as joint legislation organized by chapter. The index for the regular session begins on page 1347 and on page 531 for the first and second called sessions.
Date: 1961
Creator: Texas. Legislature.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Letter from Elwin L. Skiles to Mrs. Percy Jones - September 4, 1970]

Description: Letter written to Mrs. Percy Jones from Erwin L. Skiles, president of Hardin-Simmons University, concerning a resolution related to K.K. Legett. Included is a typed copy of the resolution, entitled "Resolution of Appreciation For the Services of Judge K. K. Legett to Simmons College."
Date: September 4, 1970
Creator: Skiles, Elwin L.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Charter of the City of Dallas

Description: Official copy of the text of Senate Bill 316, titled "An act to grant a new charter to the City of Dallas, Dallas County, Texas; repealing all laws or parts of laws in conflict herewith, and declaring an emergency." It includes a certificate of authenticity signed by the Texas Secretary of State.
Date: 1907
Creator: Texas. Legislature.
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[General orders no. 231, July 18, 1864]

Description: General orders no. 231 details the following Acts and Resolutions of Congress:I.) Appropriations for fortifications; II.) Act to authorize commanders to execute sentence against guerrillas, spies, deserters, murderers, and for other purposes; III.) Act concerning pensions; IV.) Act for better organization of Quartermaster's Department; V.) Resolution to settle Captain Hebard's accounts, the accounts of the United States volunteers, and other officer's accounts; VI.)Resolution in amending act concerning pay of officers and men in Western Department; VII.) Resolution for publication of the Army register; VIII.) Resolution for relief of officers of 4th and 5th Indian regiments; IX.) Resolution in relation to leaves of absence to professors at Military Academy; X.) Resolution explaining act of June 20, 1864, to increase soldier's pay; XI.) Resolution to increase pay of hospital matrons; and XII.) resolution to explain resolution relative to pay of staff of Lieutenant General.
Date: July 18, 1864
Creator: War Department, Adjutant General's Office
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Journal of the House of Representatives of the Regular Session of the Fortieth Legislature of the State of Texas

Description: The Journal contains the proceedings of the House of Representatives of Texas including legislation, reports, discussions, votes, and points-of-order. Some volumes also contain supplementary materials. The index begins on page 1635.
Date: 1927
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Condemnation of Paul Cameron]

Description: Photocopy of a resolution adopted by the American Sociological Association that details their opposition to psychologist Paul Cameron and charges the Committee on the Status of Homosexuals in Sociology with the task of critically evaluating and publicly responding to the work of Paul Cameron.
Date: August 1985
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Journal of the House of Representatives Regular Session, Volume 2, and First Called Session of the Fifty-Ninth Legislature

Description: The Journal contains the proceedings of the House of Representatives of Texas including legislation, reports, discussions, votes, and points-of-order. Some volumes also contain supplementary materials. The index to the regular session begins on page 3567 and on page 113 for the first called session.
Date: 1966
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department