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Homenaje a John F. Kennedy

Description: Pamphlet containing two tribute songs written by members of the band Internacional for President John F. Kennedy. Internacional had performed for the President at the Rice Hotel in Houston, Texas, the night before his assassination.
Date: 196u
Creator: Internacional
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Resolution of the League of United Latin American Citizens - 1948]

Description: Resolution adopted by the League of United Latin American Citizens at the National Convention in Austin, Texas, paying a tribute to Frank V. Lozano who had served LULAC for several years.
Date: June 13, 1948
Creator: League of United Latin American Citizens
Item Type: Text
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

LULAC News, Volume 25, Number 4, November-December 1963

Description: The LULAC News, Volume 25, Number 4, November-December 1963 is a 12-page magazine produced by the League of United Latin American Citizens in El Paso, Texas. This is the JFK Memorial Edition of the paper remembering the life of John F. Kennedy and mourning his passing. It includes an article about Kennedy's last hours written by John J. Herrera as well as a letter addressed to Jacqueline Kennedy expressing LULAC's condolences. The newspaper includes many pictures of Kennedy at LULAC events.
Date: 1963-11/1963-12
Creator: League of United Latin American Citizens
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from George E. Pabinowitz to Eleanor Bodansky - October 21, 1941]

Description: Letter from George E. Pabinowitz to the wife of the late Dr. Meyer Bodansky, dated October 21, 1941. The letter informs Mrs. Bodansky that her late husband is being honored at the University of Texas with a memorial plaque, which was bought with funds raised by the members of Phi Delta Epsilon.
Date: October 21, 1941
Creator: Pabinowitz, George E.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

Texas Genealogical Records, Ellis County, Volume 16, 1800-1962

Description: Genealogical Records of Ellis County, Texas contain various lists of records (births, deaths, marriages, etc.) taken from family Bibles, cemetery and church records, wills, and other relevant sources. Index starts on page 178.
Date: 1962
Creator: Daughters of the American Revolution. Rebecca Boyce Chapter (Waxahachie, Tex.). Genealogical Records Committee.
Item Type: Book
Partner: Nicholas P. Sims Library

Herrera, a self made man

Description: Draft of the biography entitled "Herrera, a self made man" containing details about John J. Herrera's personal life, education, career, affiliations, and notable accomplishments.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Draft of "Herrera, a self made man"]

Description: Draft of the biography entitled "Herrera, a self made man" containing details about John J. Herrera's personal life, education, career, affiliations, and notable accomplishments.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Senate Concurrent Resolution Number One Hundred

Description: Photocopy of a Texas Senate Resolution that recognizes the contributions of Jose Francisco Ruiz and designates that his birthday on September 1, 1969 be observed throughout the state of Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bernal, Joe J.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Tribute to John J. Herrera

Description: Tribute speech honoring the work of John J. Herrera. The tribute specifically emphasizes his contributions to the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC).
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Tribute to John F. Kennedy]

Description: Handwritten tribute to John F. Kennedy.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Tribute of Respect]

Description: Tribute of Respect to the Officers and Soldiers of the First N. Y. Veteran Cavalry written by E. S. Watson, a member of Company "F." The tribute includes an introduction detailing the camaraderie felt between those who serve together during active duty as well as a poem that tells the tale of the First N. Y. Veteran Cavalry.
Date: unknown
Creator: Watson, E. S.
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Program for L.C. Brite's Birthday Dinner 1941

Description: Printed program for a birthday dinner for L.C. Brite at the First Christian Church in Marfa, Texas on August 3, 1941. It was his last birthday before he passed away on September 4, 1941. The program included an invocation, dinner, music sung by the choir and by the guests, letters and wires from friends, tributes, and a benediction.
Date: August 3, 1941
Item Type: Text
Partner: Marfa Public Library