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[Don Cadden the Cowboy Poet and Singer]

Description: Photograph of Don Cadden, the cowboy poet and singer, performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He is sitting on a wooden stool holding a guitar in front of two microphones on stands. A white tent and a colorful backdrop are visible behind him.
Date: [1998-08-06..1998-08-09]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Adrian Lopez the Cowboy Poet]

Description: Photograph of Adrian Lopez, Rachero cook and singer, performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. He is holding and guitar in front of two microphones on stands. A background with painted trees and a banner with "IBC - International Bank of Commerce" are visible in the background.
Date: [1999-08-05..1999-08-08]
Creator: Howard, Laura
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

The Menace, an Exposition of Quackery Nostrum Exploitation and Reminiscences of a Country Doctor

Description: This book serves to expose fraudulent doctors, practitioners and other professionals who treat individuals without the proper licenses. It includes detailed descriptions of malpractice, letters from a fake professor, newspaper advertisements for fake treatments and cures, as well as other miscellaneous prosecutions in Bexar County, Texas.
Date: 1914
Creator: Dixon, Chas. D. (Charles D.)
Item Type: Book
Partner: University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries

[Letter from Maya Angelou to Sterling Houston - July 17, 1989]

Description: Letter from Maya Angelou to Sterling Houston, a prominent Texan playwright. She sends her praise for the Modernization of Sainthood, a stage play by Houston, and wishes him the best in his professional career.
Date: July 17, 1989
Creator: Angelou, Maya
Item Type: Letter
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

Mary Elizabeth Runkles Davis

Description: Research paper written for a history class at Marfa High School about Mary Elizabeth Runkles Davis from Marfa, Texas, who contracted polio at the age of seven - She later went on to eat dinner with President Roosevelt, become Woman of the Year in 1968, and write poetry.
Date: January 1977
Creator: Sanchez, Delma
Item Type: Text
Partner: Marfa Public Library

Interview with Richard Shelton, 1985

Description: Interview with Richard Shelton, a Pulitzer Prize nominee in the area of poetry. In the interview, Shelton discusses his background in poetry and working as a writer.
Date: 1985
Creator: Shelton, Richard & McCaleb, Gary
Item Type: Video
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Interview with Walt McDonald, 1985

Description: Interview with Walt McDonald, poet and professor at Texas Tech University. In the interview, McDonald discusses the importance of creative writing and teaching children to write.
Date: 1985
Creator: McDonald, Walt & McCaleb, Gary
Item Type: Video
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Interview with Dr. William Strafford, 1984

Description: Interview with Dr. William Strafford, nationally acclaimed poet. In the interview, Dr. Strafford discusses poetry in general and reads some of his poems.
Date: 1984
Creator: Strafford, William & McCaleb, Gary
Item Type: Video
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library