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  Volume 115, Number 2, October 2011

Table of Contents

From: Southwestern Historical Quarterly

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“For Our Own Best Interests”: Nineteenth-Century Laredo Tejanos, Military Service, and the Development of American Nationalism

pp. 125-152

Conquering the Hearts of the People: Lyndon Johnson, C. Vann Woodward, and “The Irony of Southern History”

pp. 154-171

Notes and Documents

From the Journal of William Shirley Day: His Journey from the United Kingdom to Texas in 1881

pp. 173-192

Southwestern Collection

pp. 193-205

Book Reviews

The Accidental Historian: Tales of Trash and Treasure (review)

pp. 207-208

Arena Legacy: The Heritage of American Rodeo (review)

pp. 208-209

Oilfield Trash: Life and Labor in the Oil Patch (review)

pp. 209-210

Texas Aggie Medals of Honor (review)

pp. 210-211

Greetings from Route 66: The Ultimate Road Trip Back through Time along America’s Main Street (review)

pp. 211-212

Journey to La Salle’s Settlement (review)

pp. 212-213

Vineyards and Vaqueros: Indian Labor and the Economic Expansion of Southern California, 1771–1877 (review)

pp. 213-214

Dreaming with the Ancestors: Black Seminole Women in Texas and Mexico (review)

pp. 214-215

A Most Magnificent Machine: America Adopts the Railroad, 1825–1862 (review)

pp. 215-216

War with Mexico! America’s Reporters Cover the Battlefront (review)

pp. 217-218

Savage Frontier, Volume IV, 1842–1845: Rangers, Riflemen, and Indian Wars in Texas (review)

pp. 218-219

José Antonio Navarro: In Search of the American Dream in Nineteenth-Century Texas (review)

pp. 219-220

A Life Crossing Borders: Memoir of a Mexican-American Confederate/Las memorias de un mexicoamericano en la Confederación (review)

pp. 220-221

Written in Blood: The History of Fort Worth’s Fallen Lawmen: Volume I, 1861–1909 (review)

pp. 221-222

The Devil’s Triangle: Ben Bickerstaff, Northeast Texans, and the War of Reconstruction in Texas (review)

pp. 222-223

White Man’s Heaven: The Lynching and Expulsion of Blacks in the Southern Ozarks, 1894–1909 (review)

pp. 224-225

As a Farm Woman Thinks: Life and Land on the Texas High Plains, 1890–1960 (review)

pp. 225-226

Texas through Women’s Eyes: The Twentieth-Century Experience (review)

pp. 226-227

Benching Jim Crow: The Rise and Fall of the Color Line in Southern College Sports, 1890–1980 (review)

pp. 227-228

Quest for Equality: The Failed Promise of Black-Brown Solidarity (review)

pp. 228-229

Freedom is Not Enough: The War on Poverty and the Civil Rights Movement in Texas (review)

pp. 230-231

Play by Play: Phoenix and Building the Herberger Theater (review)

pp. 231-232

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