Houston Public Library, Houston Metropolitan Research Center

Leonel J. Castillo Collection:

An Inventory of His Records at the Houston Metropolitan Research Center, Houston Public Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Castillo, Leonel J.
Title Leonel Castillo Collection
Date 1958-1979
Identification: MSS 0147
Extent 21 record storage boxes; 21 linear feet
Language Materials are inEnglish.
Repository Houston Metropolitan Research Center, Houston Public Library

Restrictions

Access Restrictions

None

Use Restrictions

None


Index Terms

Castillo, Leonel
Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Leonel J. Castillo Collection. Houston Metropolitan Research Center, Houston Public Library

Acquisition Information

Acquired from Leonel J. Castillo, 1980


Detailed Description

 

1. MALDEF

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1 1 Personnel Practices Manual
2 MALDEF, 1971-1972
3 1974 Report
4 1975 Report
5 1976 Report
6 Memos, 1975
7 Memos, 1976
8 Memos, 1977
9 Handwritten Notes, 1975
10 Board of Directors Annual Meeting, April 18-19, 1975
11 Annual Report to Board of Directors, 1976
12 Annual Report to Board of Directors, 1977
13 Annual Board Meeting Minutes, 1976
14 Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, 1975
15 Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, 1976
16 Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, 1977
17 Litigation Department Reports, 1975
18 Docket-Litigation Dept., 1975
19 Docket-Litigation Dept., 1976
20 Docket-Litigation Dept., 1977
21 Financial Statements, 1975
22 Financial Statements, 1976
23 Financial Statements, 1977
24 Fundraising Activity Report, 1975
25 Fundraising Activity Report, 1976
26 Education Programs Department, 1975
27 Education Programs Department, 1976
28 Education Programs Department, 1977
29 Speech Honoring Mario Obledo, June 6, 1975
30 Newsletter, 1975
31 Incoming Correspondence, 1975
32 Incoming Correspondence, 1976
33 Incoming Correspondence, 1977
34 Outgoing Correspondence, 1975
35 Outgoing Correspondence, 1976
36 Newsclippings, 1975
37 Newsclippings, 1976
38 Newsclippings, 1977
39 Leonel Castillo' s Incoming Correspondence, 1975
40 Leonel Castillo Incoming Correspondence, 1976
41 Leonel Castillo' s Outgoing Correspondence, 1975
42 Leonel Castillo's Outgoing Correspondence, 1976
43 Leonel Castillo's Outgoing Correspondence, 1977
44 Testimony of Wilma S. Martinez
45 Wilma S. Martinez's Personal Papers
46 Testimony of Joel G. Conteras Before U.S. House of Representatives, 1976
47 George Korbel Controversy, 1976
48 Press Release to El Sol



 

2. ORGANIZATIONS

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2 1 Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center
2 Agency for International Development
3 Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America
Regarding: FARAH STRIKE
4 American Cancer Society
5 CASPAN
6 Center for Designed Change
7 Chicano Planning Committee
8 Chicano Planning Council, Inc.
9 Citizens' Environmental Coalition Educational Fund, Inc.
10 Citizens for Good Schools
11 Community Welfare Planning Association (CWPA) Annual Meetings
12 Community Welfare Planning Association Incoming Correspondence
13 Community Welfare Planning Association Outgoing Correspondence
14 Community Welfare Planning Association Scholarship Program
15 Community Welfare Planning Association Newsclippings
16 Community Welfare Planning Association Handwritten Notes
17 Project DARE Overview
18 DARE Steering Committee Meeting
19 Memorandums
Regarding: PROJECT DARE
20 Project DARE Reports/Findings
21 DARE Legislation and Funding Task Force
22 DARE Education and Prevention Task Force
23 DARE Judicial and Law Enforcement Task Force
24 DARE Treatment and Rehabilitation Task Force
25 Leonel Castillo's Incoming Correspondence
Regarding: PROJECT DARE
26 Leonel Castillo's Outgoing Correspondence
Regarding: PROJECT DARE
27 CENIKOR
28 Chicano Training (CTC) - Miscellaneous
29 Chicano Training Board of Directors, March 1976
30 Chicano Training Policy Committee Memorandums
31 Chicano Training Policy Committee Meetings/Minutes
32 Chicano Training Incoming Correspondence
33 Chicano Training Outgoing Correspondence
34 Chicano Training Handwritten Notes
35 Chicano Training Scope & Employment Information
36 Chicano Training Employment Vitas
37 Harris County Conjoint Alcoholism Programming Project, Inc.
38 Chicano Training By-Laws (Draft)
39 Chicano Training A Articles of Incorporation
40 Chicano Training Policy Committee Members
41 Chicano Training Reports/Position Papers
42 Chicano Training Day Care Association-AFDC Related Program Progress Report- September-October 1968
43 Chicano Training Application for Training Grant- 1970
44 Chicano Training Correspondence, 1970
45 Report on International Conference of Social Work, Aug. 20-22, 1970
46 Chicano Training Outgoing Correspondence, 1971
47 Application For Training Grant, 1971
48 Chicano Training Incoming Correspondence, 1971
49 Chicano Training Reports/Findings
50 Chicano Training
Regarding: MAIRT
51 Chicano Training Memorandums, 1972
52 Chicano Training Incoming Correspondence, 1972
53 Chicano Training Outgoing Correspondence, 1972
54 Chicano Training Newsclippings
55 Chicano Training, 1975
56 Chicano Training, 1976
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3 1 Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) Commission on Minority Groups, 1971
2 Chicano Task Force (CTF) Meeting Minutes, 1971
3 Council on Social Work Education Special Committee on Minority Groups Minutes/Agendas, 1971
4 Council on Social Work Education Annual Program Meeting, 1971
5 Chicano Task Force Agendas/Conference Materials Workshops, 1971
6 Chicano Task Force Incoming Correspondence, 1971
7 Chicano Task Force/Council on Social Work Education Outgoing Correspondence, 1971
8 Chicano Task Force/Council on Social Work Education Memorandums, 1971
9 Council on Social Work Education Federal Support, 1971
10 National Association of Social Workers (NASW), 1971
11 Council on Social Work Education/Chicano Task Force, 1972
12 Council on Social Work Education Puerto Rican Task Force, 1972
13 Council on Social Work Education American Indian Task Force, 1972
14 Council on Social Work Education/Chicano Task Force Agenda, 1972
15 Council on Social Work Education Meeting Minutes, 1972
16 Council on Social Work Education Annual Meeting, 1972
17 Council on Social Work Education Reports/Findings, 1972
18 Black and Brown Coalition, 1972
19 Chicano Task Force Incoming Correspondence, 1972
20 Chicano Task Force Outgoing Correspondence, 1972
21 Council on Social Work Education Memorandums, 1972
22 Council on Social Work Education Statement of Current Issues in Accreditation, 1972
23 El Congreso-National Congress of Hispanic American Citizens, 1922-1974
24 Council on Municipal Performance, 1971-72
25 Council on Municipal Performance, 1973
26 Council on Municipal Performance, 1974
27 Council on Municipal Performance, 1975-1977
28 Court Volunteers Services of Harris County, Inc.,
29 Educational Change Team
30 Fuerzas Unidas
31 Grand Jury Association, 1971-1974
32 Grand Jury Association Newsclippings
33 General, 1971-1974
34 Harris County Halfway House Association
35 Heights Parents Community Center
36 Highway Action Coalition
37 Day Care and Child Development Council of America
38 Hispanic American Institute
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4 1 Hispanic International University (HIU)
2 Hispanic International University Certificate of Incorporation
3 Hispanic International University/UWW (University Without Walls) Faculty/Staff
4 Hispanic International University/University Without Walls Board
5 Hispanic International University/University Without Walls Board Meeting
6 Hispanic International University/University Without Walls Financial Budget
7 Hispanic International University/University Without Walls Incoming Correspondence
8 Hispanic International University/University Without Walls Outgoing Correspondence
9 University Without Walls Memorandums
10 Foundations/Fundraising
11 Hispanic International University/University Without Walls Reports/Findings
12 Hispanic International University/University Without Walls Newsclippings
13 Common Sense, March 20, 1973
14 Chicano Times-San Antonio, Tx 12/5-12/19/75
15 Houston Area Forum
16 Houston Art Institute
17 Houston Council on Human Relations (HCHR) Constitution
18 Houston Council on Human Relations, 1970
19 Houston Council on Human Relations Annual Report, 1970
20 Houston Council on Human Relations, 1971
21 Houston Council on Human Relations Annual Report, 1971
22 Houston Council on Human Relations, 1972
23 Black/Mexican-American Project Report, July 1972
24 Houston Council on Human Relations, 1973
25 Houston Council on Human Relations, 1974
26 Houston Council on Human Relations, 1975-1976
27 Houston Council on Human Relations Newsletter
28 Houston Home Ownership Corporation, 1972-1976
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5 1 Houston Teachers Association (HTA) Hispanic Caucus, 1970-71
2 HISD, 1972
3 HISD, 1973
4 HISD, 1974
5 HISD, 1975
6 HISD School Rehabilitation Evaluation
7 HISD Newsclippings
8 Houston Metropolitan Ministries, 1968
9 Houston Metropolitan Ministries, 1969
10 Houston Metropolitan Ministries, 1970
11 Houston Metropolitan Ministries, 1971
12 Houston Metropolitan Ministries, 1972
13 Houston Metropolitan Ministries, 1973
14 Houston Metropolitan Ministries, 1974
15 Houston Metropolitan Ministries, 1975
16 Houston Metropolitan Ministries, 1976
17 Houston Taxpayers Association
18 Houston Urban Coalition, 1974
19 Houston Urban Coalition "An Urban Homesteading Project for Houston"
20 Houston Housing Services Corporation Third Annual Report, 1974
21 Industrial Areas Foundation Saul D. Alinsky Institute
22 Intercultural Development Research Association (IDRA) - Newsclippings
23 Intercultural Development Research Association, 1974
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6 1 Intercultural Development Research Association Board of Directors Meeting, Oct. 24, 1974
2 Intercultural Development Research Association, 1975
3 Intercultural Development Research Association Board of Directors- January 20, 1975
4 Board of Directors Meeting, April 21, 1975
5 Intercultural Development Research Association Board of Directors Meeting, June 5, 1975
6 Intercultural Development Research Association Board of Directors Meeting, July 21, 1975
7 Intercultural Development Research Association Board of Directors Meeting, October 20, 1975
8 Intercultural Development Research Association Board of Directors Meeting, October 23, 1975
9 Reports/Findings, 1975
10 Intercultural Development Research Association, 1976
11 Intercultural Development Research Association Board of Directors Meeting, January 19, 1976
12 Intercultural Development Research Association Board of Directors Meeting, January 19, 1976
13 Intercultural Development Research Association Board of Directors Meeting, April 22, 1976
14 Intercultural Development Research Association Board of Directors Meeting, July 19, 1976
15 Intercultural Development Research Association Board of Directors Meeting, October 18, 1976
16 Intercultural Development Research Association- Education Publications, 1976
17 Intercultural Development Research Association, 1977
18 Intercultural Development Research Association Board of Directors Meeting, January 18, 1977
19 Intercultural Development Research Association Reports/Findings, 1977
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7 1 Intercultural Development Research Association "The Theory of Incompatibilities"
2 Intercultural Development Research Association School Finance Reform
3 Intercultural Development Research Association Newsletter
4 Intercultural Development Research Association Related Publications
5 International University of Communications
6 Mexican American Student Parent Involvement
7 Mexican American Education Council (MAEC)
8 La Junta Grande
9 Jobs for Progress, Inc.
10 Las Hermanas
11 Manpower, Education and Training
12 Manpower, Education and Training Newsclippings
13 Mexican American Contractors Association
14 Mexican American Institute for Research and Training (MAIRT) Bylaws
15 Mexican American Institute for Research and Training, 1969-1970
16 Mexican American Institute for Research and Training, 1971
17 Mexican American Institute for Research and Training, 1972-1973
18 Mexican American Institute for Research and Training, 1974-1975
19 Mexican American Truck Drivers Association
20 Mexican American Urban League
21 Houston Organized Tenants for Action
22 Minority Legislative Education Program
23 Montal Systems, Inc.
24 Nacogdoches Community Foundation
25 Graduate Study-Social Work
26 National Association of Social Workers National Conference of Lawyers and Social Workers (NASW)
27 National Association of Social Workers Newsletter
28 U.S. Congress: Correspondence
Regarding NATIONAL PEACE ACADEMY
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8 1 US Congress: Correspondence With Members, 1973-1976
2 Image
3 Inter-American Foundation
4 Alcoholism
5 Alcoholism Newsclippings
6 Alcoholism Literature
7 National Federation of Settlements and Neighborhood Centers
8 National Communicable Disease Council
9 National Council of La Raza Articles of Incorporation and Amendments
10 National Council of La Raza, 1971
11 National Council of La Raza, Memorandum 1972
12 National Council of La Raza Correspondence, 1972
13 National Council of La Raza Meetings Board of Directors, 1972
14 National Council of La Raza Position Papers, Findings, Reports, 1972
15 National Council of La Raza Executive Director's Report/Charter, 1972
16 National Council of La Raza Memorandums- 1973
17 National Council of La Raza Correspondence- 1973
18 National Council of La Raza Meeting Minutes- 1973
19 National Council of La Raza Executive Director's Report/Charter- 1973
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9 1 National Council of La Raza Reports/Findings, 1973
2 National Council of La Raza Memorandums, 1974
3 National Council of La Raza Correspondence, 1974
4 National Council of La Raza-Meetings Minutes, 1974
5 National Council of La Raza Reports/Findings, 1974
6 National Council of La Raza, 1975
7 National Council of La Raza Refunding Proposal to the Ford Foundation for Program Year, 1975-1976
8 National Urban Coalition Meeting Subcommittee of Latino Members
9 National Urban Coalition, 1973
10 National Urban Coalition Correspondence, 1974
11 National Urban Coalition Meetings Minutes, 1974
12 National Urban Coalition Reports and Finding, 1974
13 National Urban Coalition, 1975
14 National Urban Coalition- Newsclippings
15 National Urban Coalition-Publications
16 Opportunity Funding Corporation
17 Parent-Child Development Center
18 Peace Corps-Peru
19 Peace-Corps-Peru-Reports/Findings
20 Texas Association of Mexican American Chambers of Commerce
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10 1 El Presente
2 Spanish Sur-Name Committee on Child Abuse and Neglect
3 Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
4 Democratic Party of Texas
5 Democratic Party of Harris County
6 Houston Federation of Teachers
7 Municipal Finance Officers Association
8 League of Women Voters
9 SER-Minority Business and Trade Association Developers
10 Texas Catholic Conference-Catholic Conference on Community Relations
11 United Way
12 Tejano Political Action Committee
13 Texas United Community Services-Revenue, 1974
14 Texas United Community Services, 1974
15 Texas United Community Services, 1975
16 Texas United Community Services, 1976
17 Southwest Center for Urban Research
18 Southern Governmental Monitoring Project
19 Texas Association of Chicanos in Higher Education
20 Texas Electric Cooperatives, Inc.
21 Prisoner Services Committee
22 Rice Center For Community Design and Research
23 Southern Regional Council Annual Report, 1973
24 Southern Regional Council, Inc., 1974
25 Southern Regional Council, Inc., 1975
26 Southern Regional Council Rosters, 1975
27 Southern Regional Council Reports and Resolutions, 1975
28 Southern Regional Council Meeting Minutes, 1975
TOPICS
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10 29 Utilities-Telephone
30 Utilities-Newsclippings
31 Mailing Lists
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11 1 Railroad Commission
2 Residency for City Jobs
3 Self Insurance
4 Controller's Telephone Expenses, 1973
5 Controller's Telephone Expenses, 1974
6 Controller's Telephone Expenses, 1975
7 Controller's Telephone Expenses, 1976
8 City Controller's Current Projects, 1976
9 City Controller's Current Projects, 1977
10 "The Castillo Record, "1981 Controller's Race Generated by Opposing Lance Lalor Camp
11 Social Services
12 States, Other Than Texas
13 Inequality In City Street Maintenance
14 Reports/Findings
15 Houston General Information
16 Houston Community Study, August 1976
17 Subsidence
18 Gulf Coast Waste Disposal Authority: Gulf Coast Comments
19 Economic Development
20 Property Tax Reform, 1975-1976
21 Tax Reform, 1972
22 Tax Reform, 1973
23 Tax Reform, 1974
24 Tax Reform, River Oaks Country Club
25 Tax Reform-Industrial Properties
26 Tax Reform Newsclippings
27 Tax Articles
28 Transactional Analysis
29 Transit Electric
30 Immigration
31 Drugs



 

3. PROPOSALS

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11 32 General
33 Houston's 100 Largest Public Companies
34 Chicano TV Show
35 Edith Simonds
36 General-Steve Marion High School
37 Transportation
38 Transportation Newsclippings
39 Mexican Americans and Health Care
40 Training Programs
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12 1 Texas Association of Denturists
2 Texas Economic Development Corporation
3 Minority Awareness
4 Mobilization of Resources: A Need to Further Identify Unmet Needs
5 Minority Public Administration Program
6 Flores-King Community Center
7 Proposal Writing
8 Proposal Writing-Course Session
9 Proposal Writing- Student's Proposals
10 Proposal Writing-Foundations
11 Proposal Writing-Newsclippings
12 Proposal Writing-Publications/Articles
13 Proposal Writing-San Antonio



 

4. INVITATIONS

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12 14 General, 1972
15 General, Jan.-June 1973
16 General, July-Dec. 1973
17 General, 1974
18 General, 1975
19 General, 1976



 

5. CONTROLLER'S REPORTS AND MANUALS

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13 1 Telephone Expenses
2 Revenue Reports
3 Comparative Revenues, 1972
4 Comparative Revenues, 1973
5 Comparative Revenues, 1974



 

6. APPOINTMENT BOOKS, 1972

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13 6 1972
7 January 1, 1973-April 8, 1973
8 April 9, 1973-July 20, 1973
9 July 21, 1973-October 31, 1973
10 November 1, 1973-February 13, 1974
11 February 14, 1974-May 24, 1974
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14 1 May 25, 1974-September 1, 1974
2 September 2, 1974-December 6, 1974
3 December 7, 1974-March 20, 1975
4 March 21, 1975-June 22, 1975
5 June 23, 1975-September 22, 1975
6 September 23, 1975-December 30, 1975
7 January 1, 1976-April 3, 1976
8 April 4, 1976-July 7, 1976
9 July 8, 1976-September 8, 1976



 

7. CONTROLLER'S CORRESPONDENCE

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15 1 Controller's Office: Accounting and Resources Management System (ARMS)
2 Gulf Coast Community Services-North District
3 Controller's Correspondence, General 1971
4 General, 1972
5 General, 1973
6 General, 1974
7 General, January-June, 1975
8 General, July-December, 1975
9 General, January-June, 1976
10 General, July-December, 1976
11 Controller's Correspondence Newsclippings



 

8. READING FILE

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15 12 January, 1974
13 February, 1974
14 March, 1974
15 April, 1974
16 May, 1974
17 June, 1974
18 July, 1974
19 August, 1974
20 September, 1974
21 October, 1974
22 November, 1974
23 December, 1974
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16 1 January, 1975
2 February, 1975
3 March, 1975
4 April, 1975
5 May, 1975
6 June, 1975
7 July, 1975
8 August, 1975
9 September, 1975
10 October, 1975
11 November, 1975
12 December, 1975
13 January, 1976
14 February, 1976
15 March, 1976
16 April, 1976
17 May, 1976
18 June, 1976
19 July, 1976
20 August, 1976
21 September, 1976
22 October, 1976
23 November, 1976
24 December, 1976
25 Reading File: News Media
26 Reading File: Press Releases
27 News Media Public Service Announcement-Ripley House's Health Fair
28 Coordinating Communication Systems
29 Readinq File: News Media-Newsclippings



 

9. MEETINGS, SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS

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17 1 January-June 1974
2 July-December 1974
3 1975
4 Houston Citizens' Seminars On Inflation- The Effects of Inflation On Freedom
5 Southwest Assembly Conference On Population and Hunger, 9/17-9/20/75
6 1977
7 Newsclippings



 

10. CAMPAIGN MATERIAL

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17 8 "Castillo for Mayor" Campaign Material
9 Campaign Fund Raising Lists
10 Precinct Lists- September 9, 1979
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18 1 Precinct Lists- 9/9/79-9/10/79; 10/3/79



 

11. RESUMES/LETTER OF RECOMMENDATION

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19 1 Resumes/Letters Of Recommendation "A"
2 Resumes/Letters Of Recommendation "B"
3 Resumes/Letters Of Recommendation "C"
4 Resumes/Letters of Recommendation "D"
5 Resumes/Letters of Recommendation "E"
6 Resumes/Letters of Recommendation "F"
7 Resumes/Letters of Recommendation "G"
8 Resumes/Letters of Recommendation "H"
9 Resumes/Letters of Recommendation "I"
10 Resumes/Letters of Recommendation "J"
11 Resumes/Letters of Recommendation "K"
12 Resumes/Letters of Recommendation "L"
13 Resumes/Letters of Recommendation "M"
14 Resumes/Letters of Recommendation "N"
15 Resumes/Letters of Recommendation "O"
16 Resumes/Letters of Recommendation "P"
17 Resumes/Letters of Recommendation "Q"
18 Resumes/Letters of Recommendation "R"
19 Resumes/Letters of Recommendation "S"
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20 1 Resumes/Letters of Recommendation "T"
2 Resumes/Letters of Recommendation "U"
3 Resumes/Letters of Recommendation "V"
4 Resumes/Letters of Recommendation "W"
5 Resumes/Letters of Recommendation "Y"
6 Resumes/Letters of Recommendation "Z"
7 Resumes/Letters of Recommendation General
8 Resumes/Letters of Recommendation Newsclippings



 

12. GENERAL SUBJECTS

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20 9 Soccer Team-Vaqueros
10 Second Annual Public Policy Reader
11 Fiestas Patrias
12 P.A.S.O. Voter Registration
13 El Sol de Texas
14 First Nat'l Bank of Bellaire
15 Richard J. Wallner Case
16 Personal Travel
17 Report On Proposed Rate Increase, 1958



 

13. CITY CONTROLLER'S OFFICE

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20 18 1975 Budget Summary of General Fund Estimate
19 Newsclippings, City Finances
20 Handwritten Notes-Police/Fire
21 Texas Democratic State Convention, Sept., 1976
22 Bond Election, Sept. 21, 1976
23 City Controller Auditor's Position
24 Controller's Office, 1975
25 Controller's Office Survey Of Procedure
26 Controller's Office-Civil Service Dept.
27 Controller's Office-Personnel



 

14. IMMIGRATION & NATURALIZATION SERVICE

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21 1 Immigration & Naturalization Service Commissioner Confirmation Misc. Materials
2 Commissioner Justice Department Information Packet
3 Immigration & Naturalization Service Transition Materials



 

15. MISCELLANEOUS

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21 4 Leonel J. Castillo Speeches/Articles
5 Fundraising
6 Castillo Gas LTD
7 Working File: Job Studies
8 Political Publications-Government
9 Employee Retirement
10 Urban Homesteading
11 Zero Based Budgeting, 1976
12 Various Articles
13 Josie Mungia
14 Unions
15 Leadership Training Course
16 Lobbying
17 Newsclippings
18 Photographs
19 Publications