The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 56, July 1952 - April, 1953 Page: 185
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The opening address and a catalogue of the exhibits and photo-
graphic reproductions of some of the items displayed are included.
Copies may be secured from the Government Printing Office
for $1.oo a copy.
The Texas State Historical Association acknowledges receipt
of The Rise of Modern America, 1865-195z, by Arthur Meier
Schlesinger. This is the fourth edition of an earlier volume en-
titled Political and Social Growth of the American People, 1865-
About one-half of the book is devoted to the period since 1914
and may be recommended to the many persons who want an
excellent summary of the American story in modern times. Many
illustrations and maps add to the attractiveness and value of the
work. Each chapter is followed by a bibliography on its contents,
and an additional extensive general bibliography is appended at
the end of the volume.
The Constitution of the United States is also included. The
entire volume is a readable and practical account of the United
States since 1865.
CORAL H. TULLIS
The University of Texas
Muriel H. Wright's A Guide to the Indian Tribes of Oklahoma
(University of Oklahoma Press) is a valuable source of infor-
mation on surviving Texas Indian groups. In this volume, which
is copiously illustrated, about fifty large, double-column pages
are devoted to special articles on the Anadarko, Caddo, Co-
manche, Hainai, Kichai, Kiowa, Kiowa-Apache, Lipan Apache,
Tawakoni, Tonkawa, Waco, and Wichita. There are also articles
on the Alabama and Koasati, as well as on a number of other
eastern Indian tribal groups which figured in the history of Texas
during the nineteenth century, among them the Cherokee, Choc-
taw, Delaware, Kickapoo, and Seminole. The material on each
of these peoples is organized under the following topical head-
ings: Name, Present Location, Numbers, History, Government
and Organization, Contemporary Life and Culture, Ceremonials
and Public Dances, and Suggested Readings. As Miss Wright's
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