Texas and Southwestern Lore Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Texas and Southwestern Lore
  • Series Title Publications of the Texas Folklore Society
  • Added Title Publications of the Texas Folklore Society, Number 6

Creator

  • Editor: Dobie, J. Frank (James Frank), 1888-1964
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Author, Ballads and Songs of the Frontier Folk
  • Author: Texas Folklore Society
    Creator Type: Organization

Contributor

  • Author: Gonzalez, Jovita
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Folk-Lore of the Texas-Mexican Vaquero
  • Author: Dobie, Bertha McKee
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Tales and Rhymes of a Texas Household
  • Author: Haley, J. Evetts
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Lore of the Llano Estacado, Cowboy Songs Again
  • Author: Young, Della I.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Names in the Old Cheyenne and Arapahoe Territory
  • Author: Dignowity, Hartman
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Nicknames in Texas Oil Fields
  • Author: Boatright, Mody B.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: The Devil's Grotto
  • Author: Hatcher, Mattie Austin
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Myths of the Tejas Indians
  • Author: Law, Robert Adger
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: A Note on Four Negro Words
  • Author: Craddock, John R.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Songs the Cowboys Sing
  • Author: Sires, Ira
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Songs of the Open Range
  • Author: Moore, Arbie
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: "The Texas Cowboy"
  • Author: Beazley, Julia
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: The Ballad of "Davy Crockett"
  • Author: Hastings, George E.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: "Annie Breen from Old Kaintuck"
  • Author: Payne, L. W., Jr.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Songs and Ballads - Grave and Gay

Publisher

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

Date

  • Creation: 1927

Language

  • English
  • Spanish

Description

  • Content Description: This volume of the Publications of the Texas Folklore Society contains popular folklore of Texas and the Southwest, including ballads, cowboy songs, Native American myths, superstitions and other miscellaneous folk tales. It also contains the proceedings of the Texas Folklore Society. The index begins on page 243.
  • Physical Description: 259 p. ; 24 cm.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Folklore -- Texas.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Folklore -- Southwestern States.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Ballads, English -- Texas.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Folk songs, English -- Texas.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Texas -- Social life and customs.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Folk music -- Texas.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Cowboys -- Songs and music.
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Literature - Folklore
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Arts and Crafts - Music
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: People - Ethnic Groups - American Indians
  • Keyword: myths
  • Keyword: rhymes
  • Keyword: ballads

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Jim Hogg County
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Starr County
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Galveston County - Galveston
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Nueces County
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Bexar County - San Antonio
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Nolan County
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Lubbock County
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Scurry County
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Crosby County
  • Place Name: United States - Florida
  • Place Name: United States - South Carolina
  • Place Name: United States - Indiana
  • Place Name: Mexico
  • 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: 1729~
  • End Date: 1927~

Collection

  • Name: Texas Folklore Society Publications
    Code: TFSP

Institution

  • Name: UNT Press
    Code: UNTP

Resource Type

  • Book

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • OCLC: 1451543
  • UNT Catalog No.: b1306734
  • ISBN: 087074044x
  • Accession or Local Control No: Publication Number 6

Note

  • Display Note: "Number VI."