The Texas Folklore Society, 1909-1943: Volume 1

The Texas Folklore Society, 1909-1943: Volume 1

Date: 1992
Creator: Abernethy, Francis Edward
Description: This volume of the Publications of the Texas Folklore Society "chronicles the collecting and publishing" of the Texas Folklore Society between the years of 1909 and 1943. It includes information about "public songs and ballads; superstitions, signs and omens; cures and peculiar customs; legends; dialects; games, plays and dances; riddles and proverbs" (inside front cover). The index begins on page 317.
Contributing Partner: UNT Press
Lunch time recreation

Lunch time recreation

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of R. W. Seehler (left) and T. E. Montgomery pitching washers during lunch time.
Contributing Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth
Bombarette Basketball Game

Bombarette Basketball Game

Date: March 1, 1945
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a basketball game between the Bombarettes and Weatherford College. This is a jumpshot during the game of March 1, 1945.
Contributing Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth
[Halloween Party]

[Halloween Party]

Date: October 31, 1941
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Lower Valley School students at a Halloween party outside the school building. One student, a boy, is blindfolded and is pinning a "tail" next to a picture of a witch and black cat. Maxine Watts, the teacher, and another adult woman stand with the other children.
Contributing Partner: Northeast Lakeview College
[Halloween Party]

[Halloween Party]

Date: October 31, 1941
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Lower Valley School students playing "Pin The Tail On The Witch," at a Halloween party. A girl in a blindfold is standing at the picture of the witch, which is pinned to the wall of a building. An older woman is standing next to her. Several small children watch.
Contributing Partner: Northeast Lakeview College
[Student and Father Volleyball Game]

[Student and Father Volleyball Game]

Date: 1950
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Lower Valley School students playing volleyball against the students' fathers. The school building is visible in the background.
Contributing Partner: Northeast Lakeview College
[Students in School Yard]

[Students in School Yard]

Date: 1950
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Lower Valley School students playing in the school yard. They are playing either Dare Base or Stealing Base. The school building is visible in the background. There are three women sitting on a bench on the porch of the building.
Contributing Partner: Northeast Lakeview College
[Volleyball Game]

[Volleyball Game]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a volleyball game. The teams are divided by men and women. The women are wearing white shirts and red shorts and the men are wearing white shirts and blue jeans.
Contributing Partner: Northeast Lakeview College
[Volleyball Game]

[Volleyball Game]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a volleyball game. The teams are playing outside a small wooden building. The teams are made up of young men and women.
Contributing Partner: Northeast Lakeview College
Male Students Playing Football

Male Students Playing Football

Date: unknown
Creator: Warren Landry
Description: Male Students Playing Football
Contributing Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room
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