The Resource Texian stomping grounds, edited by J. Frank Dobie, Mody C. Boatright, Harry H. Ransom

Texian stomping grounds, edited by J. Frank Dobie, Mody C. Boatright, Harry H. Ransom

Label
Texian stomping grounds
Title
Texian stomping grounds
Statement of responsibility
edited by J. Frank Dobie, Mody C. Boatright, Harry H. Ransom
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contains sketches of post-war life in East Texas, descriptions of early recreations and games, and account of the hill people near Austihn, a reminiscence of ranching life in the West, stories long current among the people, African American tales, and a first-hand report of an African American folk play of the life of Christ
Member of
Cataloging source
AKC
Citation location within source
B42, p. 59
Citation source
McVicker
Illustrations
music
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Texas Folk-Lore Society publications
Series volume
no. 17
Label
Texian stomping grounds, edited by J. Frank Dobie, Mody C. Boatright, Harry H. Ransom
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Proceedings of the twenty-sixth and twenty-seventh annual meetings of the Texas Folk-Lore Society: p. [154]-157
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • The Austin hill folk
  • Elsie Upton
  • Frijoles
  • Roy Holt
  • Rancho Buena Vista
  • Fermina Guerra
  • Honor the fiddler!
  • J. Olcutt Sanders
  • Toodala
  • Helen Gates
  • On the Jefferson Road
  • Play party games of South Texas
  • Laura Atkins
  • Negro folk tales
  • Lucy M. Cobb and Mary A. Hicks
  • The Voodoo man of the Brazos
  • Archie Steagall
  • How the burrow tricked the buzzard
  • Genoveva Barrera
  • Will-o'-the-Wisp of the Esperanza
  • John W. Blackwell
  • Frank Bryan
  • The Ford epigram
  • Newton Gaines
  • The life of Christ in ten acts
  • John H. Faulk
  • Pioneer children's games
  • Ida B. Hall
  • "Hoping out" in East Texas
  • Guy Kirtley
  • Pie suppers in East Texas
  • Virginia Walker
  • Yogi Oil
  • Lloyd E. Price
Control code
2619113
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
162 p.
Note
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Forms part of Lowman-Dobie Collection. Gift of Al Lowman, 2004 (Access. No. 2004-006). Signed by Boatright and Ransom. Inscribed in pencil: Rebecca W.? Smith. Copies of the foreword A man deserves a heath / H.H.R. (2 leaves) laid in. Clothbound.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): Gift of Dudley Dobie and Marcelle Smith, 2013 (Access. No. 2013-082). From the library of Dudley Dobie, Sr. Clothbound.
Other physical details
music
Label
Texian stomping grounds, edited by J. Frank Dobie, Mody C. Boatright, Harry H. Ransom
Publication
Note
Proceedings of the twenty-sixth and twenty-seventh annual meetings of the Texas Folk-Lore Society: p. [154]-157
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • The Austin hill folk
  • Elsie Upton
  • Frijoles
  • Roy Holt
  • Rancho Buena Vista
  • Fermina Guerra
  • Honor the fiddler!
  • J. Olcutt Sanders
  • Toodala
  • Helen Gates
  • On the Jefferson Road
  • Play party games of South Texas
  • Laura Atkins
  • Negro folk tales
  • Lucy M. Cobb and Mary A. Hicks
  • The Voodoo man of the Brazos
  • Archie Steagall
  • How the burrow tricked the buzzard
  • Genoveva Barrera
  • Will-o'-the-Wisp of the Esperanza
  • John W. Blackwell
  • Frank Bryan
  • The Ford epigram
  • Newton Gaines
  • The life of Christ in ten acts
  • John H. Faulk
  • Pioneer children's games
  • Ida B. Hall
  • "Hoping out" in East Texas
  • Guy Kirtley
  • Pie suppers in East Texas
  • Virginia Walker
  • Yogi Oil
  • Lloyd E. Price
Control code
2619113
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
162 p.
Note
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Forms part of Lowman-Dobie Collection. Gift of Al Lowman, 2004 (Access. No. 2004-006). Signed by Boatright and Ransom. Inscribed in pencil: Rebecca W.? Smith. Copies of the foreword A man deserves a heath / H.H.R. (2 leaves) laid in. Clothbound.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): Gift of Dudley Dobie and Marcelle Smith, 2013 (Access. No. 2013-082). From the library of Dudley Dobie, Sr. Clothbound.
Other physical details
music

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