Czech Folklore in Texas

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Thesis written by Olga Pazdral, as part of her degree requirements for her Master of Arts from the University of Texas. The thesis is broken into seven chapters: Introduction, Czech Songs in Texas, Czech Fairy Folk in Texas, Czech Proverbs in Texas, Czech Child Life in Texas, Czech Tales in Texas, and Czech Beliefs and Customs in Texas.

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ix, 186, [3] p. ; 28 cm.

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Pazdral, Olga August 1942.

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This thesis or dissertation is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2014 and was provided by Czech Ex-Students Association of Texas to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 341 times , with 15 in the last month . More information about this document can be viewed below.

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Czech Ex-Students Association of Texas

The Czech Ex-Students Association Of Texas (Spolek Ceskych Ex-Studentu Statu Texas) was organized in 1909 to promote and perpetuate the Czech language and culture. Their contributions include materials related to the late Olga Pazdral (1907-1965), teacher and folklorist of Czech culture in Texas.

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Thesis written by Olga Pazdral, as part of her degree requirements for her Master of Arts from the University of Texas. The thesis is broken into seven chapters: Introduction, Czech Songs in Texas, Czech Fairy Folk in Texas, Czech Proverbs in Texas, Czech Child Life in Texas, Czech Tales in Texas, and Czech Beliefs and Customs in Texas.

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ix, 186, [3] p. ; 28 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2014

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Pazdral, Olga. Czech Folklore in Texas, thesis or dissertation, August 1942; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth587517/: accessed April 23, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Czech Ex-Students Association of Texas.