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J. Pete Zepeda Papers

 Collection
Identifier: P-0018

Scope and Description

The J. Pete Zepeda Collection consists of one box of materials with inclusive dates of 1971-1994. Certificates, awards, correspondence, photographs and plaques are included in the collection.

Dates

  • 1971-1994

Language of Materials

English

Biographical / Historical

Jimmie Pete Zepeda, 1914-2001, was a local, state and national civic leader. He helped found the Fort Worth Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, the Texas Association of Mexican American Chambers of Commerce and the U. S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. He was the first Fort Worth Hispanic elected to the Tarrant County Junior College Board of Trustees. Juanita Zepeda, his wife, served on the Fort Worth Park and Recreation Board and was a leader in education at Tarrant County Community College.

Extent

.21 Linear Feet (1 Box)

Physical Location

Archives 9B5

Provenance

Provenance of the collection is unknown.
Title
J. Pete Zepeda Collection
Status
Completed
Author
Betty K. Shankle
Date
July 2008
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Fort Worth Public Library Archives Repository

Contact:
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Fort Worth Texas 76102
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