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To [Alonso S. Perales], San Antonio, Texas, From, Luis Cassilas, McCamey, Texas, April 25, 1944

Item

pera0258_page-0001.jpg

Dublin Core

Title

To [Alonso S. Perales], San Antonio, Texas, From, Luis Cassilas, McCamey, Texas, April 25, 1944

Subject

Letters
Discrimination against Mexican Americans
Race discrimination--public establishments
Race discrimination-- restaurants

Description

Letter from Luis Cassilas to [Alonso S. Perales] asking him to send someone to investigate Club Cafe and the barbershop where he was discriminated against for being of Mexican descent, after being ignored by the sheriff.

Creator

Cassilas, Luis

Source

Date

1944-04-25

Rights

Content compilation of The Latino/Hispanic American Experience Leaders, Writers and Thinkers copyright 2012 by Arte Publico Historical Collections. All rights reserved.

Relation

Format

JPG

Language

Spanish

Type

Text

Identifier

pera0258

Coverage

McCamey (Tex.)

Citation

Cassilas, Luis, “To [Alonso S. Perales], San Antonio, Texas, From, Luis Cassilas, McCamey, Texas, April 25, 1944,” Recovering the US Hispanic Literary Heritage Digital Collections, accessed April 20, 2024, http://usldhrecovery.uh.edu/items/show/4831.