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[American Rice Growers Cooperative Association Report, April 20, 1953]

Description: American Rice Growers Cooperative Association report on Senate bill number 301 and its implications on water rights, irrigation, and drainage. The American Rice Growers Cooperative Association could be forced to shut off water critical to their operations. J. F. Collier is urging association members to contact their representatives in both legislative houses to voice their opposition to the bill.
Date: April 20, 1953
Creator: Collier, J. F.
Partner: Rosenberg Library

[Announcement of the formation of PASO, Political Association of Spanish-Speaking Organizations - 1961-04-06]

Description: Announcement for the formation and naming of the Political Association for Spanish Speaking Organizations (PASO) addressed to all former members of the Viva Kennedy clubs, M.A.P.A., and other interest groups. The new board of directors is given and a call to action urges those interested in setting up local PASO chapters in their communities.
Date: April 6, 1961
Creator: Garcia, Hector P., -1996 & McCormick, Carlos
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Anouncement for the 10th International Conference on AIDS]

Description: Announcement for the 10th International Conference on Aids held in Yokohama, Japan. This conference marked the "first time that researchers, public health officials, service providers and activists" would gather in an Asian nation for the Conference.
Date: April 21, 1994
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Autograph album "To darling Mamie"]

Description: Page in autograph album reads: "To darling Mamie =My prayer= May choicest blessings crown thy head A"around [sic] thee beauteous robes be spread M"ay [sic] never sorrows gloomy pall. I"n [sic] all thy life - like a dark shadow fall E"ver [sic] guard her Father from starless skies D"o [sic] grant she may grow in beauty as old Time flies A"ye [sic] give a life all peace - or strength to bear with Fale V"erify [sic] every promise - of her present state I" pray for sunshine on her days and years S"avions [sic]! Save her, from storms and tears. Lovingly subscribed C.M. Reading Home- April 16, 1886".
Date: April 16, 1886
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Autograph album "To my little Friend"]

Description: Page from the autograph album that reads: "To my little Friend, This world is like a garden Your heart the fairest spot. Now in this fairy bower, Let me plant "Forget me-not" Your Friend Richmond April 20th 1886".
Date: April 20, 1886
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Birthday card from Douglas M. Herrera to John J. Herrera - 1968-04-11]

Description: A Hallmark birthday card sent to John J. Herrera from his son, Douglas M. Herrera. The front of the card is an image of a man fishing in a stream and the interior contains printed birthday poem. The card also includes a handwritten message concerning the death of Dr. King and Douglas' belief "The prospects for peace are now the best that have existed in a great while and was all hope that this war will be settled soon."
Date: April 11, 1968
Creator: Herrera, Douglas M.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Birthday card from Sheppard W. King, III to John J. Herrera - 1967-04-11]

Description: Birthday card to John J. Herrera from Sheppard W. King with a color illustration on the front cover depicting a cartoon character holding a sign that reads, "We need our Birthdays" and below it the words "I've always felt". The interior of the card consists of a color illustration of bare legs with a belt wrapped around them. The printed text says, "About like a nudist needs a belt! Many happy returns anyway!" The handwritten text in the card reads, "John - be careful - I know it scares the hell out of you when they start getting nude and dropping their chastity belt!!! Happy Birthday -Shep" The digital image also includes the envelope postmarked April 11, 1967
Date: April 11, 1967
Creator: King, Sheppard W., III
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Birthday card from Silvia and John Cisneros - 1970-04-12]

Description: Birthday card from Silvia and John Cisneros dated April 12, 1970. The front of the card is a floral design with red, pink, orange and yellow flowers with the text "From Both of Us on Your Birthday" written in gold leaf. The interior of the card contains printed text "We couldn't count the many things we wish for you, good health, good luck, and happiness are only just a few -- for you deserve the very best in all that brings you cheer, with birthdays growing happier with every passing year!" The card is signed "Love your god-children, Silvia & John Cisneros".
Date: April 12, 1970
Creator: Cisneros, Silvia & Cisneros, John
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Col. Nicholas Copeland letter to Martin Bridgman, April 25, 1835]

Description: 1835 letter of Col. Nicholas Copeland to his son-in-law Martin Bridgman of Arkansas, enticing him to move to Texas. The letter discusses the price of land and cattle, as well as the profitability of crops such as cotton and corn. Copeland adds a note for Harry Currin, a free African-American, stating that Texas is a safe place to settle. His land grant (settlement & fortification) described in the letter was 25 miles west of the Trinity River just before crossing the Navasota River. This letter was written at Robbins' Ferry on the Old San Antonio Road at the crossing of the Trinity River (letters went east from there to be carried & put in the US mail system).
Date: April 25, 1835
Creator: Copeland, Nicholas
Partner: Other

[Correspondence between Carl P. Sherwin and Meyer Bodansky - April 1939]

Description: Correspondence between Dr. Carl P. Sherwin and Dr. Meyer Bodansky. Dr. Sherwin's letter gives his extreme thanks at the receipt of a copy of Dr. Bodansky's recently published textbook and his opinion that it is the premier book in its area. Dr. Bodansky's reply delights in Dr. Sherwin's kind review and begins arrangements to visit Dr. Sherwin in New York.
Date: 1939-04-20/1939-04-24
Creator: Bodansky, Meyer, 1896-1941 & Sherwin, Carl P.
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Correspondence between John W. Spies, Homer P. Rainey, and Meyer Bodansky - April 1941]

Description: Letters between Dr. John W. Spies, Homer P. Rainey, and Dr. Meyer Bodansky concerning Dr. Meyer Bodansky's approval for a request of absence in order to attend and present his research at the Missouri State Medical Association meeting. The second letter is dated April 22, 1941 from Homer P. Rainey, the president of the the Medical Branch of the University of Texas in Galveston. It addresses Dr. John W. Spies and approves the request he sent in previously to excuse Dr. Meyer Bodansky for the conference. The first letter is addressed to Dr. Meyer Bodansky from Dr. John W. Spies on April 25, 1941. It informs him that approval for his absence has been received.
Date: April 22, 1941
Creator: Spies, John W.
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Correspondence between Meyer Bodanksy and Lowell S. Selling - April 1939]

Description: Letter from Dr. Meyer Bodansky to Dr. Lowell S. Selling, explaining that a person who had received a very high recommendation from Dr. Selling for a position at the John Sealy Hospital had stolen from the hospital, committed several other crimes, and become a fugitive from the authorities. Attached in Dr. Selling's original recommendation, which provide a glowing review of the man in question and portrays him as one of the best occupational therapists available for numerous reasons.
Date: 1939-04-25/1938-09-27
Creator: Bodansky, Meyer, 1896-1941 & Selling, Lowell S.
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Correspondence between Meyer Bodansky and Anna M. Young - May 1939]

Description: Letter from Dr. Meyer Bodansky to Dr. Anna M. Young confirming his attendance at the general meeting of the American Society of Clinical Pathologists and his ability to present a report in connection with the Chemical Research Committee, of which he is chair. Attached is a letter from Dr. Young reminding Dr. Bodansky about the meeting and requesting that he present a report on the activities of his committee.
Date: 1939-04-25/1939-05-05
Creator: Bodansky, Meyer, 1896-1941 & Young, Anna M.
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Correspondence between Meyer Bodansky and David R. Sacks - April 1939]

Description: Correspondence between Dr. Meyer Bodansky and Dr. David Sacks discussing an article written by Dr. Sacks which is being considered for publication. Dr. Sacks asks for Dr. Bodansky's opinions regarding the content of the article and for input as to which journal he should seek out to publish the work. Dr. Bodansky replies with the names of several journals for publication and several suggestions of how to improve the article for publication.
Date: 1939-04-21/1939-04-24
Creator: Bodansky, Meyer, 1896-1941 & Sacks, David R.
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Correspondence between Meyer Bodansky and E. H. Volwiler - April 1939]

Description: Letter from E. H. Volwiler of the Abbott Chemical Laboratory to Dr. Meyer Bodansky, thanking Dr. Bodansky for a recent letter and outlining the laboratory's inability to provide grant funding for several projects Dr. Bodansky has proposed. In his reply letter, Dr. Bodansky acknowledges this and pushes the possibility of including several other research plans as possibilities for funding.
Date: 1939-04-20/1939-04-27
Creator: Bodansky, Meyer, 1896-1941 & Volwiler, E. H.
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Correspondence between Meyer Bodansky and Harold J. Hertz - May 1939]

Description: Letter from Dr. Meyer Bodansky to Dr. Harold J. Hertz, of the Mount Sinai Hospital of Cleveland, giving Dr. Hertz advice about how to choose a location to begin a career in medicine. Dr. Bodansky notes several reasons to not choose Galveston, but instead to look in a multitude of other places first. Dr. Hertz's attached letter denotes finding Dr. Bodansky through a fellow fraternity brother and asks for advice as Dr. Hertz wishes to relocate to Texas to begin his medical career.
Date: 1939-04-30/1939-05-05
Creator: Bodansky, Meyer, 1896-1941 & Hertz, Harold J.
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Correspondence between Meyer Bodansky and Solomon C. Martin - May 1939]

Description: Letter from Dr. Meyer Bodansky to Dr. Solomon C. Martin, declining an invitation to submit an article for a journal. Attached is Dr. Martin's letter inviting Dr. Bodansky's submission to the Urologic & Cutaneous Review, citing several reasons why the journal will receive a large reading audience.
Date: 1939-04-15/1939-05-08
Creator: Bodansky, Meyer, 1896-1941 & Martin, Solomon C.
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT