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Folk Art in Texas

Description: This book describes popular folk art of Texas, including basket weaving, hat-making, yard art, sculptures, murals, cemetery art, quilt-making, tattoo art, and other miscellaneous folk art. The index begins on page 198.
Date: 1985
Creator: Abernethy, Francis Edward
Partner: UNT Press

Legendary Ladies of Texas

Description: Collection of historical anecdotes providing "a study of Texas women and the conflicting images and myths that have grown up about them" (back cover). The index begins on page 225.
Date: 1994
Creator: Abernethy, Francis Edward
Partner: UNT Press

The Texas Folklore Society: Volume 1, 1909-1943

Description: Book describing the history and publications of the Texas Folklore Society between the years of 1909 and 1943. It includes information about "public songs and ballads; superstitions, signs and omens; cures and peculiar customs; legends; dialects; games, plays and dances; riddles and proverbs" (inside front cover). The index begins on page 317.
Date: 1992
Creator: Abernethy, Francis Edward
Partner: UNT Press

15th Texas Crafts Exhibition 1971

Description: Catalog from the juried 15th Texas Crafts Exhibition, October 9–November 6, 1971, held at the Dallas Museum of Fine Arts. Includes: juror's statement, list of artists and artworks in the exhibition, list of awards, images of selected works.
Date: 1971
Creator: Dallas Museum of Fine Arts
Partner: Dallas Museum of Art

The Sixteenth Annual Exhibition of Texas Painting and Sculpture, 1954

Description: Catalog from the juried "16th Annual Exhibition of Texas Painting and Sculpture," October 9–31, 1954, held at the Dallas Museum of Fine Arts during the State Fair of Texas and other venues. Includes: list of prizes and awards, list of artists and artworks in the exhibition, selected images.
Date: 1954
Creator: Dallas Museum of Fine Arts
Partner: Dallas Museum of Art