What's Going On? (In Modern Texas Folklore)

Description:

This volume of the Publications of the Texas Folklore Society contains "a collection of essays by contemporary folklorists who are writing about the customs and traditions and the songs and the stories that are going on now" (inside the front cover). The volume includes information about the folklore of cowboys, rodeos, chain letters and marijuana, as well as information about country, swing and gospel music. The index begins on page 301.

Creator(s):
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1976
Partner(s):
UNT Press
Collection(s):
Texas Folklore Society Publications
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Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: The Encino Press
Place of Publication: Austin, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1976
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas
Place
United States - Texas - Nacogdoches County
Place
United States - Texas - Travis County - Austin
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County
Place
United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Place
United States - Texas - Tyler County
Place
United States - Louisiana
Era
Spanish Texas, 1690-1821
Mexican Texas, 1821-1835
The Texas Revolution, 1835-1836
The Republic of Texas, 1836-1846
Annexation, 1844-1846
The Texas Frontier, 1846-1861
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
From 1770~ to 1975~
Description:

This volume of the Publications of the Texas Folklore Society contains "a collection of essays by contemporary folklorists who are writing about the customs and traditions and the songs and the stories that are going on now" (inside the front cover). The volume includes information about the folklore of cowboys, rodeos, chain letters and marijuana, as well as information about country, swing and gospel music. The index begins on page 301.

Note:

"Number XL."

Physical Description:

xi, 310 p. : ill., ports. ; 24 cm.

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Keyword(s): traditions | customs | folk stories | music | country music | swing music | gospel music | cowboys | rodeos | marijuana folklore | chain letters
Contributor(s):
Added Title: Publications of the Texas Folklore Society, Number 40
Series Title: Publications of the Texas Folklore Society
Partner:
UNT Press
Collection:
Texas Folklore Society Publications
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 2968576 |
  • UNTCAT: b1098546 |
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Publication Number 40
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc38877
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text

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What's Going On? (In Modern Texas Folklore)

What's Going On? (In Modern Texas Folklore)

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