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Title

  • Main Title Singers and Storytellers
  • Series Title Publications of the Texas Folklore Society
  • Added Title Publications of the Texas Folklore Society, Number 30

Creator

  • Editor: Boatright, Mody C.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Author, The Oil Promoter as Trickster
  • Author: Texas Folklore Society
    Creator Type: Organization

Contributor

  • Editor: Hudson, Wilson M.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Associate Editor
  • Editor: Maxwell, Allen
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Associate Editor
  • Author: Dobie, J. Frank
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Storytellers I Have Known
  • Author: Leach, Mac Edward
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: The Singer or the Song
  • Author: Mendoza, Vicente T.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Some Forms of the Mexican Cancion
  • Author: Paredes, Americo
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Author and Translator, Folklore and History
  • Author: Hendricks, George D.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Don't Look Back
  • Author: Nye, Hermes
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Folksay of Lawyers
  • Author: Braddy, Haldeen
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Feathered Duelists
  • Author: King, C. Richard
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Old Thurber
  • Author: Sutherland, Tucker
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Ghost Stories From a Texas Ghost Town
  • Author: Hardin, William Henry
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Old Days at Cold Springs
  • Author: McCuller, Joseph T., Jr.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Prayer Meeting at Persimmon College
  • Author: Byington, Robert H.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: The Frontier Hero: Refinement and Definition
  • Author: Anderson, John Q.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Belle Starr and the Biscuit Dough
  • Author: Bond, Eleanor Mitchell
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Legend of the Lad
  • Author: Harris, Stanley W.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Stories of Ranch People
  • Author: Gaston, Edwin W., Jr.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Tall Timber Tales
  • Author: Stephens, Alva Ray
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Anecdotes of Two Frontier Preachers
  • Author: Miles, A. L.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Wolves, Foxes, Hound Dogs, and Men
  • Author: Wellborn, Grace Pleasant
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: The Magic Art of Removing Warts
  • Author: Garza, Humberto
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Owl-Bewitchment in the Lower Rio Grande Valley
  • Author: Hiester, Miriam W.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Tales of the Paisanos
  • Author: Nielson, George R.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Folklore of the German-Wends in Texas
  • Author: Mankin, Carolyn
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Tales the German Texans Tell
  • Author: Coe, Gayle L.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Tales of the Lost Nigger Mine
  • Author: Garrett, Kim S.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Family Stories and Sayings
  • Author: Fuson, Robert H.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: The Origin of the Word Gringo
  • Printer: Wilkinson Printing Company
    Contributor Type: Organization

Publisher

  • Name: Southern Methodist University Press
    Place of Publication: Dallas, Texas

Date

  • Creation: 1961

Language

  • English
  • Spanish

Description

  • Content Description: This volume of the Publications of the Texas Folklore Society contains popular folklore of Texas, including personal anecdotes about storytellers and singers, as well as folk songs, myths, and ghost stories. The index begins on page 295.
  • Physical Description: v, 298 p. ; 24 cm.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Tales -- Texas.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Folklore -- Texas.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Folk songs, English -- Texas.
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Literature - Folklore
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Arts and Crafts - Music
  • Keyword: singers
  • Keyword: songs
  • Keyword: folk songs
  • Keyword: legends
  • Keyword: anecdotes
  • Keyword: tales
  • Keyword: stories
  • Keyword: storytellers
  • Keyword: ghost stories
  • Keyword: ghost towns
  • Keyword: prayer meetings

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Live Oak County
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - La Salle County
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Karnes County
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - El Paso County - El Paso
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Frio County
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Bexar County - San Antonio
  • Place Name: United States - New Mexico
  • Place Name: United States - California
  • Place Name: United States - Arizona
  • Place Name: Mexico
  • Time Period: fir-tex
  • Time Period: eur-tex
  • Time Period: span-tex
  • Time Period: mex-tex
  • Time Period: tex-rev
  • Time Period: rep-tex
  • Time Period: annex
  • Time Period: slav
  • Time Period: tex-fron
  • Time Period: civ-war
  • Time Period: cat-bom
  • Time Period: new-sou
  • Start Date: 1340~
  • End Date: 1931~

Collection

  • Name: Texas Folklore Society Publications
    Code: TFSP

Institution

  • Name: UNT Press
    Code: UNTP

Resource Type

  • Book

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • OCLC: 327114
  • UNT Catalog No.: b1384743
  • Accession or Local Control No: Publication Number 30

Note

  • Display Note: "Number XXX."