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The Resource American material culture and the Texas experience : the David B. Warren Symposium

American material culture and the Texas experience : the David B. Warren Symposium

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American material culture and the Texas experience : the David B. Warren Symposium
Title
American material culture and the Texas experience
Title remainder
the David B. Warren Symposium
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Language
eng
Summary
"The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, established the biennial David B. Warren Symposium, "American Material Culture and the Texas Experience," to honor Bayou Bend's founding director emeritus. Each volume presents five papers from the symposium. Five distinguished scholars place the pre-1900 material culture of Texas, the lower South, and the Southwest within a national and international context"--Provided by publisher
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IAU
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
NK805
LC item number
.D35 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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American material culture and the Texas experience : the David B. Warren Symposium
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Publication
Note
  • Publication based on papers delivered at the biennial David B. Warren Symposium, "American Culture and the Texas Experience," presented by Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. Symposium 1: Feb. 9-10, 2007 published as Vol. 1 in 2009; Symposium 2: Oct. 30-31, 2009 published as Vol. 2 in 2011; Symposium 3: Oct. 28-30, 2011 published as Vol. 3 in 2012; Symposium 4: Oct. 25-27, 2013 published as Vol. 4 in 2014
  • Volume 3 title: "The Civil War and the material culture of Texas, the lower South, and the Southwest."
  • Volume 4 title: "Itinerant and Immigrant Artists and Artisans in 19th-Century Texas."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
v. 1. Directors' foreword / Peter C. Marzio and Bonnie A. Campbell -- Introduction: A gift of love : Miss Ima Hogg's quest to bring Americana to Texas / David B. Warren -- Essays: American material culture : artists, artisans, scholars, and a world of things / Margaretta M. Lovell. A journey of a thousand miles begins with a lot of luggage : Spanish colonial material culture in the U.S. Southwest / Kelly Donahue Wallace. Sweet potatoes and Cicero : furniture and furniture-making in the German settlements of Texas / Lonn Taylor. Clay connections : a thousand-mile journey from South Carolina to Texas / Jill Beute Koverman. -- v. 2. Directors' foreword / Gwendolyn H. Goffe and Bonnie A. Campbell -- Roots of home : an architectural tourist in the South / Russell Versaci -- Romanticism goes west : nineteenth-century European painters in Texas / Sam Ratcliffe -- Fachwerk, log, and rock : German Texans' houses / Kenneth Hafertepe -- Scarlett doesn't live here anymore : Tara, Gone with the Wind, and the Southern landscape tradition / Maurie D. McInnis -- As God has made it : painting the American Southwest before 1900 / Michael R. Grauer -- v. 3. Continuing currents of change : art, life, and culture along the Mississippi river, 1850-1861 / Jason T. Busch -- Pretty pictures for troubled times : portrayals of plantation properties / John Michael Vlach -- Loot, occupy, and re-envision : material culture of the South Carolina plantation, 1861-1867 / Dana Byrd -- No cotton in the kingdom : textiles in the Civil War South / Kate Knowles. -- v. 4. Foreword / Bonnie A. Campbell -- The arts in early Texas : a cultural crossroads / Ron Tyler -- Settlers, artisans, and immigrants : evolution and cultural continuity in the building of South Texas / Mario L. Sanchez -- The Search for early Texas silversmiths / D. Jack Davis -- Have camera, will travel : itinerant and immigrant photographers in early Texas / David Haynes -- Thomas Allen's sketches and paintings of Texas, 1877-1879 / Heather Elizabeth White
Control code
733954438
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
v.
Isbn
9780890901762
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper) (Vol. 3)
Note
Library's copy 2 (v. 4) (Wittliff Gallery): Purchased. Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)733954438
Label
American material culture and the Texas experience : the David B. Warren Symposium
Publication
Note
  • Publication based on papers delivered at the biennial David B. Warren Symposium, "American Culture and the Texas Experience," presented by Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. Symposium 1: Feb. 9-10, 2007 published as Vol. 1 in 2009; Symposium 2: Oct. 30-31, 2009 published as Vol. 2 in 2011; Symposium 3: Oct. 28-30, 2011 published as Vol. 3 in 2012; Symposium 4: Oct. 25-27, 2013 published as Vol. 4 in 2014
  • Volume 3 title: "The Civil War and the material culture of Texas, the lower South, and the Southwest."
  • Volume 4 title: "Itinerant and Immigrant Artists and Artisans in 19th-Century Texas."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
v. 1. Directors' foreword / Peter C. Marzio and Bonnie A. Campbell -- Introduction: A gift of love : Miss Ima Hogg's quest to bring Americana to Texas / David B. Warren -- Essays: American material culture : artists, artisans, scholars, and a world of things / Margaretta M. Lovell. A journey of a thousand miles begins with a lot of luggage : Spanish colonial material culture in the U.S. Southwest / Kelly Donahue Wallace. Sweet potatoes and Cicero : furniture and furniture-making in the German settlements of Texas / Lonn Taylor. Clay connections : a thousand-mile journey from South Carolina to Texas / Jill Beute Koverman. -- v. 2. Directors' foreword / Gwendolyn H. Goffe and Bonnie A. Campbell -- Roots of home : an architectural tourist in the South / Russell Versaci -- Romanticism goes west : nineteenth-century European painters in Texas / Sam Ratcliffe -- Fachwerk, log, and rock : German Texans' houses / Kenneth Hafertepe -- Scarlett doesn't live here anymore : Tara, Gone with the Wind, and the Southern landscape tradition / Maurie D. McInnis -- As God has made it : painting the American Southwest before 1900 / Michael R. Grauer -- v. 3. Continuing currents of change : art, life, and culture along the Mississippi river, 1850-1861 / Jason T. Busch -- Pretty pictures for troubled times : portrayals of plantation properties / John Michael Vlach -- Loot, occupy, and re-envision : material culture of the South Carolina plantation, 1861-1867 / Dana Byrd -- No cotton in the kingdom : textiles in the Civil War South / Kate Knowles. -- v. 4. Foreword / Bonnie A. Campbell -- The arts in early Texas : a cultural crossroads / Ron Tyler -- Settlers, artisans, and immigrants : evolution and cultural continuity in the building of South Texas / Mario L. Sanchez -- The Search for early Texas silversmiths / D. Jack Davis -- Have camera, will travel : itinerant and immigrant photographers in early Texas / David Haynes -- Thomas Allen's sketches and paintings of Texas, 1877-1879 / Heather Elizabeth White
Control code
733954438
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
v.
Isbn
9780890901762
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper) (Vol. 3)
Note
Library's copy 2 (v. 4) (Wittliff Gallery): Purchased. Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)733954438

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