Letter from Dr. Hector P. Garcia to Frank McGee, Corpus Christi Draft Board

Item

Title

Letter from Dr. Hector P. Garcia to Frank McGee, Corpus Christi Draft Board

Description

Dr. Garcia promoted equal treatment for all those serving in the armed forces. In 1948, he wrote to the local draft board protesting discrimination against Spanish-speaking draftees.

Date

November 3, 1948

Type

Text

Identifier

HPG022.jpg

Is Part Of

Dr. Hector P. Garcia Papers, Collection 5, Box 54, Folder 09. Special Collections and Archives, Mary and Jeff Bell Library, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

Language

English

Item sets

Letter from Dr. Hector P. Garcia to Frank McGee, Corpus Christi Draft Board