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The Resource Cowboys, cops, killers, and ghosts : legends and lore in Texas, edited by Kenneth L. Untiedt

Cowboys, cops, killers, and ghosts : legends and lore in Texas, edited by Kenneth L. Untiedt

Label
Cowboys, cops, killers, and ghosts : legends and lore in Texas
Title
Cowboys, cops, killers, and ghosts
Title remainder
legends and lore in Texas
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kenneth L. Untiedt
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
TXA/DLC
Dewey number
398.209764
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Publications of the Texas Folklore Society
Series volume
LXIX
Label
Cowboys, cops, killers, and ghosts : legends and lore in Texas, edited by Kenneth L. Untiedt
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Recalling a Texas legend : Samuel Thomas 'Booger Red' Privett / Jerry Young -- The legacy of Bill Pickett, the Dusky Demon / Courtney Elliott -- Day work cowboys in the Depression era / Len Ainsworth -- Red Overton, Somervell County cedar chopper / Robert J. (Jack) Duncan -- Folklore of gunfighter John Wesley Hardin : myths, truths, and half-truths / Chuck Parsons -- Houston cop talk / Scott Hill Bumgardner -- Jury selection the old-fashioned way / Jerry B. Lincecum -- The Texas biker sub-culture and the ride of my life / Veronica Pozo -- Texas Knanaya Catholics and their wedding customs / Jenson Erapuram -- Hemphill : revisiting small-town Texas / Sue M. Friday -- Musica Tejana recording pioneers / Alex LaRotta -- "But, Miss, my family doesn't have a saga!" / Lucy Fischer-West -- Living an urban legend : Galveston ball in the early 1970s / Gretchen Kay Lutz -- The truth versus the legend of the Interstate 45 Serial Killer / Marissa Gardner -- Ghost towns of the Big Thicket / Francis Edward Abernethy -- The ghost lights of Marfa / Stephanie Mateum -- Beyond Texas folklore: the Woman in Blue / Jennifer Curtis -- "There's gold in them there hills--or, silver at least" / Lee Haile -- Ben Sublett's gold / Winston Sosebee -- "Here kitty, kitty, kitty : fishing with Bubba / L. Patrick Hughes -- Texas Country churches / Pat Parsons -- Texas weddings : rattles on the garter and 'barbwire' in the flowers / Mildred B. Sentell -- Sally and Chance : an unusual love story / Sheila Morris -- They're still singin' and sayin' on the range : cowboy culture enters the 21st century / Charles Williams
Control code
857356569
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 306 pages
Isbn
9781574415322
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013033576
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Gift of Texas Book Consortium/TAMU Press, 2013 (Access. No. 2013-120). With dust jacket.
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)857356569
Label
Cowboys, cops, killers, and ghosts : legends and lore in Texas, edited by Kenneth L. Untiedt
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Recalling a Texas legend : Samuel Thomas 'Booger Red' Privett / Jerry Young -- The legacy of Bill Pickett, the Dusky Demon / Courtney Elliott -- Day work cowboys in the Depression era / Len Ainsworth -- Red Overton, Somervell County cedar chopper / Robert J. (Jack) Duncan -- Folklore of gunfighter John Wesley Hardin : myths, truths, and half-truths / Chuck Parsons -- Houston cop talk / Scott Hill Bumgardner -- Jury selection the old-fashioned way / Jerry B. Lincecum -- The Texas biker sub-culture and the ride of my life / Veronica Pozo -- Texas Knanaya Catholics and their wedding customs / Jenson Erapuram -- Hemphill : revisiting small-town Texas / Sue M. Friday -- Musica Tejana recording pioneers / Alex LaRotta -- "But, Miss, my family doesn't have a saga!" / Lucy Fischer-West -- Living an urban legend : Galveston ball in the early 1970s / Gretchen Kay Lutz -- The truth versus the legend of the Interstate 45 Serial Killer / Marissa Gardner -- Ghost towns of the Big Thicket / Francis Edward Abernethy -- The ghost lights of Marfa / Stephanie Mateum -- Beyond Texas folklore: the Woman in Blue / Jennifer Curtis -- "There's gold in them there hills--or, silver at least" / Lee Haile -- Ben Sublett's gold / Winston Sosebee -- "Here kitty, kitty, kitty : fishing with Bubba / L. Patrick Hughes -- Texas Country churches / Pat Parsons -- Texas weddings : rattles on the garter and 'barbwire' in the flowers / Mildred B. Sentell -- Sally and Chance : an unusual love story / Sheila Morris -- They're still singin' and sayin' on the range : cowboy culture enters the 21st century / Charles Williams
Control code
857356569
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 306 pages
Isbn
9781574415322
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013033576
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Gift of Texas Book Consortium/TAMU Press, 2013 (Access. No. 2013-120). With dust jacket.
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)857356569

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