Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945
Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:
Item — Box: 5, Folder: 4, Item: 21
Found in: University of Houston Libraries Special Collections / 2010-002, Alonso S. Perales Papers / Committee of One Hundred Citizens and League of Loyal Citizens
Dates: Mar. 31 – Nov. 16 1944
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Containing 17 series and housed in 14 boxes, this collection documents the life and work of Alonso S. Perales and, to a lesser degree, that of his wife, Marta Pérez de Perales. The collection also contains the correspondence with Perales by noteworthy civil rights leaders as J. T. Canales, Dr. Carlos Castañeda, José Luz Saenz, Mauro Machado, George I. Sánchez and Adela Sloss de Vento. The Alonso S. Perales Papers also contain the organizational papers for the League of United Latin American...
File — Box: 4, Folder: 42
Found in: University of Houston Libraries Special Collections / 1969-067, UH News Releases / Administrative Records
Scope and Contents From the Series: Arranged alphabetically, this series contains 47 folders. Overall, the original folder order has been maintained. This series contains a wide range of materials relating to the administration of the department. Materials include monthly reports, cartoons, and negative lists.
Item — Box: 4, Folder: 33, Item: 10
Found in: University of Houston Libraries Special Collections / 2010-002, Alonso S. Perales Papers / League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC)/Sons of America / LULAC Correspondence
Dates: Mar. 10 1944
Scope and Contents From the Series: This series contains 45 folders housed in 2 boxes. It contains 2 subseries, General Lulac information and LULAC correspondence. This series details the foundation of the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC), a civil rights group dedicated to combating discrimination against Latin Americans in the United States. It was founded Feb. 17, 1929 in Corpus Christi. Alonso Perales was one of the founding members of LULAC and also served as the organization’s second president.