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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
Partner: Marfa Public 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
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

[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]
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
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.)
Partner: University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries

[News Clip: Film Festival]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story. This story aired at 10:00 P.M.
Date: April 2, 1979
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections