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The Resource Gib Morgan : minstrel of the oil fields, by Mody C. Boatright ; illustrated by Betty Boatright

Gib Morgan : minstrel of the oil fields, by Mody C. Boatright ; illustrated by Betty Boatright

Label
Gib Morgan : minstrel of the oil fields
Title
Gib Morgan
Title remainder
minstrel of the oil fields
Statement of responsibility
by Mody C. Boatright ; illustrated by Betty Boatright
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Gib Morgan was an American folk character of first importance who came out of the folklore of the oil industry. "What Paul Bunyan is to lumbering, what Pecos Bill is to the range cattle industry, what Mike Fink is to keelboating, Gib Morgan is to oil."
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Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Texas Folk-Lore Society Publication
Series volume
no. 20
Label
Gib Morgan : minstrel of the oil fields, by Mody C. Boatright ; illustrated by Betty Boatright
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
The life Gib Morgan lived -- The tales Gib Morgan told -- Appendix -- Some stories by Gib Morgan
Control code
2981398
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 104 p.
Lccn
a46000815
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Wilson M. Hudson, 1986 (SW Writers Access. No. 86-001). Presentation copy to Gertrude and Wilson Hudson, signed by the author and illustrator.
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Wilson M. Hudson, 1986 (SW Writers Access. No. 86-001). Printer's signed presentation copy to Emett Reese. Signed by author and illustrator. Photocopy of ANS from Frank Dobie to Morrison (1 leaf) laid in.
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Gib Morgan : minstrel of the oil fields, by Mody C. Boatright ; illustrated by Betty Boatright
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
The life Gib Morgan lived -- The tales Gib Morgan told -- Appendix -- Some stories by Gib Morgan
Control code
2981398
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 104 p.
Lccn
a46000815
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Wilson M. Hudson, 1986 (SW Writers Access. No. 86-001). Presentation copy to Gertrude and Wilson Hudson, signed by the author and illustrator.
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Wilson M. Hudson, 1986 (SW Writers Access. No. 86-001). Printer's signed presentation copy to Emett Reese. Signed by author and illustrator. Photocopy of ANS from Frank Dobie to Morrison (1 leaf) laid in.
Other physical details
ill.

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