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To El Sol, Tiajuana, B. C., From Arturo Ortiz

Item

pera0481_page-0001.jpg

Dublin Core

Title

To El Sol, Tiajuana, B. C., From Arturo Ortiz

Subject

Letters
Perales, Alonso S., 1898-1960
Discrimination against Mexican Americans
Race discrimination--public establishments
Race discrimination--restaurants
Veteran

Description

Letter from Arturo Ortiz to the newspaper El Sol, regarding an incident of discrimination in which two veterans of Mexican descent were refused service at Restaurant Dinette. A violent altercation followed and a white woman dining at the restaurant was injured.

Creator

Ortiz, Arturo

Source

Date

1944-04-12

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

pera0481

Coverage

Uvalde (Tex.)

Citation

Ortiz, Arturo, “To El Sol, Tiajuana, B. C., From Arturo Ortiz,” Recovering the US Hispanic Literary Heritage Digital Collections, accessed May 23, 2024, http://usldhrecovery.uh.edu/items/show/4895.