Letter from Rudy L. Ramos, American GI Forum, Washington D.C. Office, to Humberto Aguirre, American GI Forum, Department of Texas

Item

Title

Letter from Rudy L. Ramos, American GI Forum, Washington D.C. Office, to Humberto Aguirre, American GI Forum, Department of Texas

Description

The AGIF encouraged voters to pay their poll taxes so they could vote, but the organization simultaneously fought to outlaw the discriminatory practice, as evidenced by this 1965 lawsuit.

Date

November 30, 1965

Type

Text

Identifier

HPG214.pdf

Is Part Of

Dr. Hector P. Garcia Papers, Collection 5, Box 152, Folder 16. Special Collections and Archives, Mary and Jeff Bell Library, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

Language

English

Item sets

Letter from Rudy L. Ramos, American GI Forum, Washington D.C. Office, to Humberto Aguirre, American GI Forum, Department of Texas