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[Transcript of Letter to Capt. J. L. Halbert - June 17, 1862]

Description: Transcript of letter to Captain J. L. Halbert from his sister, dated June 17, 1862, giving news about family and friends and including numerous mentions of a Dr. Dunklin.
Date: December 2008
Creator: Albritton, Helen
Partner: Pearce Museum at Navarro College

[Letter from Reagan Brown to All County Extension Agents, May 27, 1969]

Description: Letter from Reagan Brown to all of the county extension agents of the Texas counties involved in the Texas Community Improvement Program. The letter says that the contest has come to a close and the winners were "Crawford, McClennan County- $550, Gober, Fannin County - $450, Quitaque, Briscoe County - $350, and Haslet, Tarrant County - $250." He finishes by congratulating all of the contestants and encourages all to "Brighten the Corner Where You Are."
Date: May 27, 1969
Creator: Brown, Reagan
Partner: Haslet Public Library

[Memorandum from Reagan Brown to All Community Secretaries, May 31, 1965]

Description: Memorandum from Reagan Brown to "All Community Secretaries, All Extension Agents." The letter continues by saying that unincorporated and incorporated towns are now eligible to participate in the Texas Community Improvement Program.
Date: May 31, 1965
Creator: Brown, Reagan
Partner: Haslet Public Library

[Letter from Aubrey L. Bullard to Catherine Parker, April 13, 1979]

Description: Letter from Aubrey L. Bullard to Catherine Parker discussing the details of the law which granted the Women Airforce Service Pilots eligibility to apply for honorable discharge as veterans.
Date: April 13, 1979
Creator: Bullard, Aubrey L.
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Letter from George Cuffle to George W. Wade, June 23, 1867]

Description: Letter to George W. Wade from George Cuffle regarding a bill for medical treatment for the family. On the first page, Mr. Cuffle states that he is glad to hear that Mr. Wade and family are well and that the bill is enclosed. The bill, written inside, is for $45.00.
Date: June 23, 1867
Creator: Cuffle, George
Partner: Rice University Woodson Research Center

[Letter from O. B. Ellis to Truett Latimer, February 4, 1953]

Description: Letter from O. B. Ellis to Truett Latimer discussing a visit of the Penitentiaries Committee to several Texas prison to observe what has been done with state funding.
Date: February 4, 1953
Creator: Ellis, O. B.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Jesse Flores to John J. Herrera - 1974-02-14]

Description: Letter from Jesse Flores, Past President of League of United Latin American Citizens Council #229 of Bryan, to John J. Herrera, date February 14, 1974. Regarding William Escamilla's quest for a certificate of Honorary Member from LULAC.
Date: February 14, 1974
Creator: Flores, Jesse
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Gibb Gilchrist to Truett Latimer, August 15, 1953]

Description: Letter from Gibb Gilchrist to Truett Latimer discussing Gilchrist's upcoming retirement, and how he has enclosed football tickets to each of A&M's 1953 home football games as thanks for Latimer's legislative work.
Date: August 15, 1953
Creator: Gilchrist, Gibb
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Margaret B. Guy to Tom Ringo, June 16, 1965]

Description: Letter from Margaret B. Guy to Tom Ringo saying that "for the first time incorporated communities up to 500 population can participate in the Community Improvement Program of the Texas Agricultural Service." The letter says that Reagan Brown "can make a group believe they can do anything."
Date: June 16, 1965
Creator: Guy, Margaret B.
Partner: Haslet Public Library

[Letter from T. A. Hensarling to Truett Latimer, January 20, 1959]

Description: Letter from T. A. Hensarling to Texas State Representative Truett Latimer discussing plans for a new poultry laboratory in north-central Texas for identifying poultry-borne diseases. Hanserling explains that Texas A&M requires $15,000 for this laboratory; Latimer is urged to support this funding in the Legislature.
Date: January 20, 1959
Creator: Hensarling, T. A.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letter from Douglas M. Herrera to John J. Herrera - 1960-10-29]

Description: Letter from Douglas M. Herrera to his father, John J. Herrera dated October 29, 1960. Written on Texas Aggies letterhead, the letter discusses school life including an upcoming football game.
Date: October 29, 1960
Creator: Herrera, Douglas M.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from John J. Herrera to G.C. Martinez - 1955-05-19]

Description: Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera to G.C. Martinez of Galveston Council 151, asking Martinez to send a Lulac Program so that Herrera can have the events planned announced over the radio station KLVL. Herrera also asks Martinez to have Brother Cliff Lopez, chaplain of the Bryan Council, give the official prayer at the Convention in Galveston. Herrera tells Martinez of his plans to be a moderator at one of the seminars and mentions that it will be a "tight fight for the National Presidency."
Date: May 19, 1955
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from John J. Herrera to Luciano Santoscoy - 1955-05-17]

Description: Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera to Luciano Santoscoy, sending greetings and to inform Santoscoy that he was in Bryan, Texas for the inauguration of Bryan Council No. 221's home and ball park. Herrera also talks about his participation in the commemoration of San Jacinto Day (April 21) at the San Jacinto Monument. Herrera gives a bit of history about himself: "I am also a member of the Sons of the Republic of Texas due to my relation to Pedro Herrera, who fought at San Jacinto, Blas Herrera of Bear County in San Antonio, who was a scout for Sam Houston, and Francisco Ruiz, alcalde [mayor] of San Antonio during the Texas Revolution, and one of the two native Texans who signed the Texas Declaration of Independence." Herrera praises Santoscoy in the remaining portion of the letter on a job well done on the LULAC News publication.
Date: May 17, 1955
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from John J. Herrera to William Escamilla - 1953-03-09]

Description: Letter from John J. Herrera to William Escamilla, dated March 9, 1953, regarding Escamilla and a group of his friends starting a League of United Latin American Citizens Council in Bryan, Texas.
Date: March 9, 1953
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from T. L. James to D. W. Kempner, December 14, 1951]

Description: Letter from Thos. L. James to D. W. Kempner discussing various cattle operations, including ranches and ranch sales, which were covered in attached magazines. James also discusses the possibility of a cattle purchase and sale.
Date: December 14, 1951
Creator: James, Thomas Leroy
Partner: Rosenberg Library