[Program for Texas Inaugural Festivities, January 26, 1965] (open access)

[Program for Texas Inaugural Festivities, January 26, 1965]

Program of events for the Governor's inauguration, starting with a ticket-only Victory Dinner on January 25 and followed by the actual inauguration and inaugural reception on the following day.
Date: January 26, 1965
Creator: 1965 Texas Inaugural Committee
Object Type: Pamphlet
System: The Portal to Texas History
[Letter from Angel Abitua to LULAC members - 1977-03-26] (open access)

[Letter from Angel Abitua to LULAC members - 1977-03-26]

Letter from Angel Abitua, President of League of United Latin American Citizens Council #60, dated March 26, 1977. The letter is addressed "Dear Brother" and informs the recipient of the upcoming meeting, election, and payment of dues. The reverse of the letter shows that it was sent to John J. Herrera in Houston, Texas.
Date: March 26, 1977
Creator: Abitua, Angel
Object Type: Letter
System: The Portal to Texas History
[Letter from J. A. Alvarez to John J. Herrera - 1948-05-26] (open access)

[Letter from J. A. Alvarez to John J. Herrera - 1948-05-26]

Letter from J. A. Alvarez of Houston LULAC Council #60 to John J. Herrera dated May 26, 1948. Alvarez requests Herrera to attend Council #60 meetings to lend his experience and expertise in preparations for the upcoming convention.
Date: May 26, 1948
Creator: Alvarez, J. A.
Object Type: Letter
System: The Portal to Texas History
[Reply to Memorandum of Points and Authorities, Cogswell Polytechnical College vs. LULAC - 1976-04-26] (open access)

[Reply to Memorandum of Points and Authorities, Cogswell Polytechnical College vs. LULAC - 1976-04-26]

Reply to Memorandum of Points and Authorities in Support of (1) Demurrer to answer (2) Motion to Strike (3) Motion to Advance Trial Date regarding Cogswell Polytechnical College vs. League of United Latin American Citizens. Document is unsigned but dated April 26, 1976.
Date: April 26, 1976
Creator: Berkman, William R.; Dantzker, Steven R. & Murray, William G.
Object Type: Legal Document
System: The Portal to Texas History
[Letter from Alberto Cadena to John J. Herrera - 1954-03-26] (open access)

[Letter from Alberto Cadena to John J. Herrera - 1954-03-26]

Letter to John J. Herrera from District Governor of League of United Latin American Citizens, Alberto Cadena, reminding John of a LULAC meeting that was to be held in Beaumont on the 28th day of March at the K.C. Hall. Cadena expresses his sincere desire for Herrera to attend the meeting.
Date: March 26, 1954
Creator: Cadena, Alberto C.
Object Type: Letter
System: The Portal to Texas History
[Letter from Kika de la Garza to John J. Herrera - 1975-09-26] (open access)

[Letter from Kika de la Garza to John J. Herrera - 1975-09-26]

Letter from Kika de la Garza to John J. Herrera, dated September 26, 1975. The letter references HR 8713 and includes an attached letter from Commissioner L.F. Chapman, Jr. of the Immigration and Naturalization Service that details HR 8713.
Date: September 26, 1975
Creator: De la Garza, E.
Object Type: Letter
System: The Portal to Texas History
[Letter from James DeAnda to Jacob I. Rodriguez - 1953-05-26] (open access)

[Letter from James DeAnda to Jacob I. Rodriguez - 1953-05-26]

Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from James DeAnda, LULAC Executive Secretary, to Jacob I. Rodriguez, Editor, LULAC News, dated May 26, 1953. This letter is a follow-up on a suggestion made at LULAC Supreme Council meeting to negotiate with Hal Purser of Houston, Texas, to take over publishing the LULAC News in July, 1953. It contains pertinent questions about circulation numbers, advertising rates, and addressograph plates.
Date: May 26, 1953
Creator: DeAnda, James
Object Type: Letter
System: The Portal to Texas History
[Democratic National Committee News Release: Aumenta el personal de la lengua espaƱola en la nomina federal] (open access)

[Democratic National Committee News Release: Aumenta el personal de la lengua espaƱola en la nomina federal]

Press release from the Democratic National Committee regarding the number of federal employees who speak Spanish. The release states that under Presidents John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson, the federal government has already greatly increased the number of Spanish-speaking employees.
Date: March 26, 1964
Creator: Democratic National Committee (U.S.). Publicity Division
Object Type: Text
System: The Portal to Texas History
[Letter from Robert B. Donfeld to Manuel Gonzales - 1976-04-26] (open access)

[Letter from Robert B. Donfeld to Manuel Gonzales - 1976-04-26]

Letter from Robert B. Donfeld dated April 26, 1976, and directed to Manuel Gonzales, President of the League of United Latin American Citizens. The letter directs Gonzales to the enclosed Summons and Complaint for the lawsuit of Banco Internacional versus LULAC filed in the state of Arizona. Copies of promissory notes as exhibits are also included along with a letter from Morris Herring to Manuel Gonzales dated September 2, 1975.
Date: April 26, 1976
Creator: Donfeld, Robert B.
Object Type: Legal Document
System: The Portal to Texas History
[Cashier's check for J. B. Casas - 1965-04-26] (open access)

[Cashier's check for J. B. Casas - 1965-04-26]

Cashier's check remitted from John J. Herrera to the order of J. B. Casas for $25.
Date: April 26, 1965
Creator: Downtown Bank
Object Type: Text
System: The Portal to Texas History
[Letter from Angel Fraga to Alta Moore - 1976-04-26] (open access)

[Letter from Angel Fraga to Alta Moore - 1976-04-26]

Letter of recommendation from Judge Angel Fraga on behalf of law student Frank Alvarez, Jr. to the Secretary of the State Bar of Law Examiners.
Date: April 26, 1976
Creator: Fraga, Angel Z.
Object Type: Letter
System: The Portal to Texas History
[Letter from Eulalio Frausto to Joseph A. Coors - 1977-08-26] (open access)

[Letter from Eulalio Frausto to Joseph A. Coors - 1977-08-26]

Letter from Eulalio Frausto to Joseph A. Coors, President of Adolph Coors Company, dated August 26, 1977. The letter is regarding "the unauthorized use of the name of League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC)".
Date: August 26, 1977
Creator: Frausto, Eulalio
Object Type: Letter
System: The Portal to Texas History
[Letter from Antonia Garcia to John J. Herrera - 1974-03-26] (open access)

[Letter from Antonia Garcia to John J. Herrera - 1974-03-26]

Letter from Antonia Garcia to John J. Herrera, asking Herrera to come as soon as possible, as Garcia's father does not want to wait any longer, as he may not have much time left. Garcia asks that Herrera respond to the letter soon, so that they know when they are going to court.
Date: March 26, 1974
Creator: Garcia, Antonia
Object Type: Letter
System: The Portal to Texas History
[Letter from Jose G. Garcia to John J. Herrera - 1977-12-26] (open access)

[Letter from Jose G. Garcia to John J. Herrera - 1977-12-26]

Letter from Jose G. Garcia to John J. Herrera, dated December 26, 1977. Garcia thanks Herrera for introducing Attorney General John L. Hill at the IMAGE de Tejas banquet in McAllen on December 17.
Date: December 26, 1977
Creator: Garcia, Jose G.
Object Type: Letter
System: The Portal to Texas History
[League of United Latin American Citizens Address from Joe Garza, February 26, 1955] (open access)

[League of United Latin American Citizens Address from Joe Garza, February 26, 1955]

League of United Latin American Citizens Address from Joe Garza, First National Vice President, date February 26, 1955, asking the Ladies and Men Councils to sponsor different organizations; for example, Girl and Boy Scouts of America, March of Dimes. Garza also calls for councils to report activities that each council participates in for a program committee report. There is also a call to Texas to increase its numbers.
Date: February 26, 1955
Creator: Garza, Joe
Object Type: Text
System: The Portal to Texas History
[Memorandum from Manuel Gonzales to LULAC Supreme Council members - 1976-09-26] (open access)

[Memorandum from Manuel Gonzales to LULAC Supreme Council members - 1976-09-26]

Memorandum from Manuel Gonzales, League of United Latin American Citizens National President, dated September 29, 1976, and directed to LULAC Supreme Council members, regarding the appointment of Hank Aguirre as LULAC Executive Director.
Date: September 26, 1976
Creator: Gonzales, Manuel
Object Type: Letter
System: The Portal to Texas History
[Letter from Alex R. Gonzalez to John J. Herrera - 1963-08-26] (open access)

[Letter from Alex R. Gonzalez to John J. Herrera - 1963-08-26]

Letter from Alex R. Gonzalez to John J. Herrera, dated August 26, 1963, and typed on County of Pecos letterhead. The letter refers to their recent meeting at the convention and that the requested card samples are enclosed.
Date: August 26, 1963
Creator: Gonzalez, Alex R.
Object Type: Letter
System: The Portal to Texas History
[Letter from Frank P. Graham - 1961-10-26] (open access)

[Letter from Frank P. Graham - 1961-10-26]

Letter from Frank P. Graham, Chairman of National Sharecroppers Fund, Inc., dated October 26, 1961. The letter refers to an enclosed copy of "Sharecroppers in the 60s -- A Report and a Program."
Date: October 26, 1961
Creator: Graham, Frank P.
Object Type: Letter
System: The Portal to Texas History
[Letter from Guy E. Griscom to John J. Herrera - 1975-09-26] (open access)

[Letter from Guy E. Griscom to John J. Herrera - 1975-09-26]

Letter from the Deputy Tax Assessor-Collector, Guy E. Griscom, to John J. Herrera, accompanying the delivery of requested delinquent statements for payment as well as a 1975 tax statement.
Date: September 26, 1975
Creator: Griscom, Guy E.
Object Type: Letter
System: The Portal to Texas History
[Poll tax receipt for John J. Herrera, County of Harris - 1955] (open access)

[Poll tax receipt for John J. Herrera, County of Harris - 1955]

1955 Harris County poll tax receipt number 226353 for John J. Herrera. It includes demographic information about Herrera and is signed by the deputy of the Harris County Assessor and Collector of Taxes. Dates of elections are listed on the back.
Date: January 26, 1956
Creator: Harris County (Tex.)
Object Type: Legal Document
System: The Portal to Texas History
[Poll tax receipt for John J. Herrera, County of Harris - 1957] (open access)

[Poll tax receipt for John J. Herrera, County of Harris - 1957]

1957 Harris County poll tax receipt number 30438 for John J. Herrera. It includes demographic information about Herrera and is signed by the deputy of the Harris County Assessor and Collector of Taxes. Dates of elections are listed on the back.
Date: January 26, 1956
Creator: Harris County (Tex.)
Object Type: Legal Document
System: The Portal to Texas History
[Letter from John J. Herrera - 1966-01-26] (open access)

[Letter from John J. Herrera - 1966-01-26]

Letter from John J. Herrera on January 26, 1966, asking all members of the Texas Congressional delegation for their help getting President Johnson to recognize the work of the League of United Latin American Citizens and proclaim the week of February 13 - 19, 1966 to be National LULAC Week.
Date: January 26, 1966
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Object Type: Letter
System: The Portal to Texas History
[Letter from John J. Herrera to Abel Cisneros - 1954-08-26] (open access)

[Letter from John J. Herrera to Abel Cisneros - 1954-08-26]

Letter from John J. Herrera to Private Abel Cisneros at Camp Gordon, Georgia, in August, 1954. Herrera enclosed copies of correspondences with Senator Price Daniel.
Date: August 26, 1954
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Object Type: Letter
System: The Portal to Texas History
[Letter from John J. Herrera to Armando C. de Baca - 1976-07-26] (open access)

[Letter from John J. Herrera to Armando C. de Baca - 1976-07-26]

Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera to Armando C. de Baca, dated July 26, 1976. The letter refers to Herrera's legal opinion regarding the matter of Leo Cardenas and approves of the submitted proposals for a special election.
Date: July 26, 1976
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Object Type: Letter
System: The Portal to Texas History