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LULAC WWII Honor Roll Book

 Collection — book: LULAC WWII HONOR ROLL BOOK
Identifier:  MSS 0911

Scope and Contents

This collection contains one book, with four pages of content.

Dates

  • 1944

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish or reproduce materials from MSS 0911 LULAC WWII Honor Roll Book must be obtained from the Houston Metropolitan Research Center or the appropriate copyright holder.

Biographical / Historical

The LULAC World War II Honor Roll is a large, leather bound book commissioned by the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) Council No. 60 to serve as a permanent record of all Mexican Americans that served in World War II. The book contains an introduction and three pages of signatures from those who served. The iniative was never completed.

Source: Letter from John H. Herrera to Carlos E. Castaneda, October 19, 1944. MSS 0160 John J. Herrera Collection, Box 2, Folder 8, Houston Metropolitan Research Center, Houston Public Library.

Extent

2 Linear Feet (1 book)

Language of Materials

English

Related Materials

See letter from John J. Herrera to Carlos E. Castaneda dated October 19, 1944, in which this book and purpose is described. Item can be found on the Portal to Texas History at https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth248725/?q=herrera%20castaneda.
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Houston Metropolitan Research Center Repository

Contact:

The African American Library at the Gregory School
1300 Victor Street
Houston, Texas 77019
832-393-1440
HPL.Gregoryschool@houstontx.gov
Houston Metropolitan Research Center
Houston Public Library
550 McKinney St.
Houston, Texas 77002
TXR.Reference@houstontx.gov
832-393-1662