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To [Alonso S. Perales] From Antonio B. Valdéz, October 15 de 1942

Item

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Dublin Core

Title

To [Alonso S. Perales] From Antonio B. Valdéz, October 15 de 1942

Subject

Letters
Perales, Alonso S., 1898-1960
Discrimination against Mexican Americans
Race discrimination--public establishments
Race discrimination--restaurants
Mexican Americans--Segregation
Race discrimination in medical care

Description

Letter from Antonio B. Valdéz to [Alonso S. Perales] listing the names of people who were discriminated against at Steak House restaurant because they were of Mexican descent. Additionally, Valdéz mentions the segregation that occurs in Robstown Hospital, run by by Dr. N.T Gibson.

Creator

Valdéz, Antonio B.

Source

Date

1942-10-15

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

pera0492

Coverage

Robstown (Tex.)

Citation

Valdéz, Antonio B., “To [Alonso S. Perales] From Antonio B. Valdéz, October 15 de 1942,” Recovering the US Hispanic Literary Heritage Digital Collections, accessed April 23, 2024, http://usldhrecovery.uh.edu/items/show/4906.