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Title

  • Main Title Straight Texas
  • Series Title Publications of the Texas Folklore Society
  • Added Title Publications of the Texas Folklore Society, Number 13

Creator

  • Editor: Dobie, J. Frank
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Author, Stories in Texas Place Names
  • Author: Texas Folklore Society
    Creator Type: Organization

Contributor

  • Editor: Boatright, Mody C.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Associate Editor
  • Author: Bertillion, L. D.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: The Lobo Girl of Devil's River
  • Author: Eddins, A. W.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Anecdotes from the Brazos Bottoms, Wise Saws from Texas
  • Author: Chambers, Cornelia
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: The Adventures of Little Audrey
  • Author: Tracy, Myron W.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Roy Bean: Law West of the Pecos
  • Author: Sonnichsen, Charles L.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Mexican Spooks from El Paso
  • Author: Emmons, Martha
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Walk Around My Bedside
  • Author: Royal, Aylett
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: I'se Sho' Nuff Lucky
  • Author: Turner, Tressa
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: The Human Comedy in Folk Superstitions
  • Author: Hall, David
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Witching for Water with the Bible
  • Author: Beazley, Julia
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: The Black Cat of Cole's Plantation
  • Author: von Blittersdorf Moses, Louise
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Irish Fairies in Texas
  • Author: Wynn, Afton
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Pioneer Folk Ways
  • Author: Smith, Morgan
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Wise Saws from Texas
  • Author: O'Quinn, Trueman E.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Colloquialisms Along the Sabine
  • Author: Neighbors, Alice Atkinson
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: "Old Obadiah" and "My Juanita"
  • Author: Featherstone, Mae
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Silver Dreams and Copper Plates
  • Author: Densmore, Frances
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: The Alabama Indians and Their Music
  • Author: Heard, Elma
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Two Tales from the Alabamas
  • Author: Bludworth, G. T.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: How the Alabamas Came Southward
  • Author: Moore, Helen Ashworth
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: The Play Party in Victoria County

Publisher

  • Name: Folklore Associates, Inc.
    Place of Publication: Hatboro, Pennsylvania

Date

  • Creation: 1966

Language

  • English
  • Spanish

Description

  • Content Description: This volume of the Publications of the Texas Folklore Society contains popular folklore of Texas, including tales about the origins of various cities and towns, personal anecdotes, songs, superstitions and other miscellaneous legends. The index begins on page 341.
  • Physical Description: 348 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Tales -- Texas.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Folklore -- Texas.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Texas -- Social life and customs.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Names, Geographical -- Texas.
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Arts and Crafts - Music
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Literature - Folklore
  • Keyword: songs
  • Keyword: folk songs
  • Keyword: plantations
  • Keyword: tales
  • Keyword: superstitions
  • Keyword: anecdotes

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - El Paso County - El Paso
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Duval County
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - La Salle County
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Zavala County
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Webb County
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - McLennan County
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Milam County
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Angelina County
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Hardeman County
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Bandera County
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Erath County
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Gregg County
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Cherokee County
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Caldwell County
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Jack County
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
  • Place Name: United States - Alabama
  • 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: 1212~
  • End Date: 1936~

Collection

  • Name: Texas Folklore Society Publications
    Code: TFSP

Institution

  • Name: UNT Press
    Code: UNTP

Resource Type

  • Book

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • OCLC: 491956
  • UNT Catalog No.: b1384747
  • Accession or Local Control No: Publication Number 13

Note

  • Display Note: "Number XIII."
  • Display Note: Copyright (c) 1937 by The Texas Folklore Society. Reprinted from the original edition of 1937 by arrangement with The Texas Folklore Society.