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To Alonso S. Perales, From R. Riojas, C. Comerciante, February 16, 1944

Item

pera0470_page-0001.jpg

Dublin Core

Title

To Alonso S. Perales, From R. Riojas, C. Comerciante, February 16, 1944

Subject

Letters
Perales, Alonso S., 1898-1960
Discrimination against Mexican Americans
Race discrimination--public establishments
Discrimination in public accommodations
Mexican Americans--Segregation
Race discrimination in Education

Description

Letter from R. Riojas to Alonso S. Perales regarding the segregation children of Mexican descent face in public schools and the instances in which Mexican Americans were denied access to the community center and library because of their race.

Creator

Riojas, R.

Source

Date

1944-02-16

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

pera0470

Coverage

Melvin (Tex.)

Citation

Riojas, R., “To Alonso S. Perales, From R. Riojas, C. Comerciante, February 16, 1944,” Recovering the US Hispanic Literary Heritage Digital Collections, accessed April 17, 2024, http://usldhrecovery.uh.edu/items/show/4885.