Volume 116, Number 1, July 2012

Table of Contents

Articles

Culture War in Downtown Houston: Jones Hall and the Postwar Battle over Exclusive Space

pp. 1-24
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Bridges across the Borderline: The Local Politics of Building the First International Rail Bridges in the Americas at the Two El Pasos, 1880-1883

pp. 26-38
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"For the Relief of the Texians": A Theatrical Benefit to Aid the Texas Revolution

pp. 40-48
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Southwestern Collection

Southwestern Collection

pp. 50-77
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Book Reviews

Exploring the Brazos River: From Beginning to End (review)

pp. 79-80
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The Elusive West and the Contest for Empire, 1713-1763 (review)

pp. 80-81
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Line in the Sand: A History of the Western U.S.-Mexico Border (review)

pp. 81-82
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The Big Empty: The Great Plains in the Twentieth Century (review)

pp. 82-83
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Sunbelt Rising: The Politics of Space, Place, and Region (review)

pp. 83-85
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Kit Carson: The Life of an American Border Man (review)

pp. 85-86
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Bloody Bill Longley: The Mythology of a Gunfighter (review)

pp. 86-87
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Rawhide Ranger, Ira Aten: Enforcing Law on the Texas Frontier (review)

pp. 87-88
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Thyra J. Edwards: Black Activist in the Global Freedom Struggle (review)

pp. 88-89
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Rudder: From Leader to Legend (review)

pp. 89-90
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My Demons Were Real: Constitutional Lawyer Joseph Calamia's Journey (review)

pp. 90-91
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Mexicans on Death Row (review)

pp. 91-92
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The Jar of Severed Hands: Spanish Deportation of Apache Prisoners of War, 1770-1810 (review)

pp. 92-93
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Remaining Chickasaw in Indian Territory, 1830s-1907 (review)

pp. 93-95
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Education beyond the Mesas: Hopi Students at Sherman Institute, 1902-1929 (review)

pp. 95-96
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Indians & Energy: Exploitation and Opportunity in the American Southwest (review)

pp. 96-97
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The Union War (review)

pp. 97-98
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Sing Not War: The Lives of Union and Confederate Veterans in Gilded Age America (review)

pp. 98-100
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Violent Encounters: Interviews on Western Massacres (review)

pp. 100-101
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Vengeance is Mine: The Scandalous Love Triangle that Triggered the Boyce-Sneed Feud (review)

pp. 101-102
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Texon: Legacy of an Oil Town (review)

pp. 102-103
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We Were Not Orphans: Stories from the Waco State Home (review)

pp. 103-104
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Enacting History (review)

pp. 104-106
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Blue Sabine (review)

pp. 106-107
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