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The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 44, July 1940 - April, 1941

Description: The Texas State Historical Association Quarterly Report includes "Papers read at the meetings of the Association, and such other contributions as may be accepted by the Committee" (volume 1, number 1). These include historical sketches, biographical material, personal accounts, and other research. Index is located at the end of the volume starting on page 533.
Date: 1941
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

Texian Stomping Grounds

Description: Collection containing sketches of post-war life in East Texas, including descriptions of early recreations and games, stories about Southern food and cooking, religious anecdotes, Negro folk tales, a first-hand account of a Negro folk play about the life of Christ, and other miscellaneous folklore. The index begins on page 159.
Date: 1941
Creator: Dobie, J. Frank (James Frank), 1888-1964
Partner: UNT Press

[Train Engine #721 and Cars]

Description: Photograph of train engine #721 and attached cars on railroad tracks, viewed from a front side angle. Smoke billows from the front chimney. Another set of tracks crosses from the right. Electrical poles and trees line the tracks alongside the right of the train. Handwritten text below the image says, "Shreveport, LA. Dec 1941 T&P #721."
Date: December 1941
Creator: Vollrath, H. K.
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Letter from Chas. A. Hazen to T. N. Carswell - December 2, 1941]

Description: A letter written to Mr. T. N. Carswell, Americanism Committee, Parramore Post No. 57, American Legion, Abilene, Texas, from Chas. A. Hazen, Managing Editor, The Shreveport Times, Shreveport, Louisiana, dated December 2, 1941. Hazen advises Carswell that he was asked by Mr. Ewing to answer the letter requesting a definition of Americanism and proceeds to define Americanism.
Date: December 2, 1941
Creator: Hazen, Charles A.
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
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