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Then Came the Indians

Description: This is a research paper written by Richard Hewitt for an American History Class at Marfa High School on December 10, 1969. It includes stories about Indian attacks in west Texas, the location of petroglyphs, and descriptions of different arrowheads and their uses.
Date: December 10, 1969
Creator: Hewitt, Richard
Item Type: Text
Partner: Marfa Public Library

[Donna Ingham Telling a Story]

Description: Photograph of Donna Ingham, a storyteller, performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. She is holding a microphone and standing on a stage in front of a painted backdrop depicting a tree with a "Story [Telling]" sign. Other equipment and the roof of the tent 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

[Gwendolyn Quezaire the Storyteller]

Description: Photograph of Gwendolyn Quezaire, a storyteller, performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. She is wearing a microphone and a backdrop with a painted tree is visible in the background.
Date: [1998-08-06..1998-08-09]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Blue Corn the Native-American Storyteller]

Description: Photograph of Blue Corn, the Native-American storyteller, performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. She is standing behind a microphone on a stand and a backdrop with a painted tree and a "Story tellers" sign is visible in the background.
Date: [1998-08-06..1998-08-09]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Emma Ortega the Storyteller]

Description: Photograph of Emma Ortega, a storyteller, performing at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. She is holding a microphone and a backdrop with a painted tree is visible in the background.
Date: [1998-08-06..1998-08-09]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

Charley Bishop: "A Western Pioneer"

Description: This report is a brief biography of Charley Bishop, starting with his parents and describing his entire life.
Date: 1964
Creator: Bentley, Mary Helen
Item Type: Paper
Partner: Marfa Public Library

[Letter from Meyer Bodansky to Frank J. Heck - October 18, 1939]

Description: Letter from Dr. Meyer Bodansky to Dr. Frank J. Heck, who is from the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. The letter, which is dated October 18, 1939, discloses the account of a mother and her young boy who was diagnosed with leukemia. Dr. Bodansky explains that he is trying to help the mother, who insists on going to a known "charlatan" physician, who falsely claims that the boy has malaria. Dr. Bodansky describes some of the boy's blood tests and informs Dr. Heck that he has enclosed two smears with the letter to examine. Dr. Bodansky requests that Dr. Heck feel free to comment or advise on the issue.
Date: October 18, 1939
Creator: Bodansky, Meyer, 1896-1941
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

Black Gold, Volume 3, Number 1, 1976

Description: Black Gold is a compilation of interviews about life in African American communities in the Panola County area. The narratives discuss area history, customs, and events from various perspectives.
Date: 1976
Creator: Panola College. Dept. of Communications.
Partner: Panola College

Black Gold, Volume 4, Number 1, 1978

Description: Black Gold is a compilation of interviews about life in African American communities in the Panola County area. The narratives discuss area history, customs, and events from various perspectives.
Date: 1978
Creator: Panola College. Dept. of Communications.
Partner: Panola College

Black Gold, Volume 2, Number 1, 1976

Description: Black Gold is a compilation of interviews about life in African American communities in the Panola County area. The narratives discuss area history, customs, and events from various perspectives.
Date: 1976
Creator: Panola College. Dept. of Communications.
Partner: Panola College

Black Gold, Volume 3, Number 2, 1977

Description: Black Gold is a compilation of interviews about life in African American communities in the Panola County area. The narratives discuss area history, customs, and events from various perspectives.
Date: 1977
Creator: Panola College. Dept. of Communications.
Partner: Panola College

Black Gold, Volume 1, Number 1, Spring 1975

Description: Black Gold is a compilation of interviews about life in African American communities in the Panola County area. The narratives discuss area history, customs, and events from various perspectives.
Date: 1975
Creator: Panola College. Dept. of Communications.
Partner: Panola College

The Randall County Story from 1541 to 1910

Description: This book discusses the history of Randall County including the geography of the area, stories from people living in the county, community businesses and religious institutions. The book is divided into four sections by date; an index of pioneers starts on page 359.
Date: 1969
Creator: Warwick, Mrs. Clyde W.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries

Comanche Texts

Description: This book contains Comanche folktales, along with the English translations. They are broken into several sections which are listed (along with brief summaries of the stories) in the table of contents: coyote stories; fairy tales and fables; manners and morals; adventure; and obtaining and preparing food. Both the English and Comanche texts have numbered footnotes to line up the translation, explained in the Editor's Note (p. iii); there is also an Explanatory Note describing the Comanche transcription (p. xiii). A vocabulary list including an explanation starts on page 132.
Date: 1958
Creator: Canonge, Elliott D.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries

History of Montague County

Description: This book gives a history of Montague County, told through anecdotal accounts covering events that span from the mid-1800s to the early 1900s.
Date: [1913]
Creator: Potter, W. R., Mrs.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries

Singers and Storytellers

Description: This volume of the Publications of the Texas Folklore Society contains popular folklore of Texas, including personal anecdotes about storytellers and singers, as well as folk songs, myths, and ghost stories. The index begins on page 295.
Date: 1961
Creator: Boatright, Mody C.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Press

The Golden Log

Description: This volume of the Publications of the Texas Folklore Society contains popular Texas folklore, including information about unusual Texas place names, folktales about spiders, folktales about witchcraft, ghosts and superstitions, and information about early petroleum geologists. The index begins on page 167.
Date: 1962
Creator: Boatright, Mody Coggin
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Press

Shakelford County Sketches

Description: This book describes the people and events throughout Shackelford County's history from the mid- to late 1800s. Sketches include excerpts from diaries and daybooks as well as short biographies of important persons in the area. Annotations start on page 73; index starts on page 111.
Date: 1974
Creator: Biggers, Don Hampton, 1869-1957 & Farmer, Joan
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries

Grinstead's Graphic, June 1922

Description: Monthly magazine containing human-interest stories, editorials, articles about the Hill Country region of Texas, and fictional stories.
Date: June 1922
Creator: Grinstead, J. E. (Jesse Edward), 1866-1948
Partner: Schreiner University

Grinstead's Graphic, June, 1923

Description: Monthly magazine containing human-interest stories, editorials, articles about the Hill Country region of Texas, and fictional stories.
Date: June 1923
Creator: Grinstead, J. E. (Jesse Edward), 1866-1948
Partner: Schreiner University

Grinstead's Graphic, May, 1923

Description: Monthly magazine containing human-interest stories, editorials, articles about the Hill Country region of Texas, and fictional stories.
Date: May 1923
Creator: Grinstead, J. E. (Jesse Edward), 1866-1948
Partner: Schreiner University

Grinstead's Graphic, April 1922

Description: Monthly magazine containing human-interest stories, editorials, articles about the Hill Country region of Texas, and fictional stories.
Date: April 1922
Creator: Grinstead, J. E. (Jesse Edward), 1866-1948
Partner: Schreiner University

Grinstead's Graphic, March 1922

Description: Monthly magazine containing human-interest stories, editorials, articles about the Hill Country region of Texas, and fictional stories.
Date: March 1922
Creator: Grinstead, J. E. (Jesse Edward), 1866-1948
Partner: Schreiner University