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  Volume 117, Number 3, January 2014

Table of Contents


“Almost a Populist”: Texas, the South, and the Rise of Lyndon Baines Johnson

pp. 236-265

Community Bonds in the Bayou City: Free Blacks and Local Reputation in Early Houston

pp. 266-282

Notes and Documents

The Dowell Family Papers: The Splintering of an Archival Treasure

pp. 284-297

Southwestern Collection

pp. 298-312


Faded Glory: A Century of Forgotten Texas Military Sites, Then and Now by Thomas E. Alexander and Dan K. Utley (review)

pp. 315-316

Texas State Parks and the CCC: The Legacy of the Civilian Conservation Corps by Cynthia Brandimarte and Angela Reed (review)

pp. 316-317

History along the Way: Stories beyond the Texas Roadside Markers by Dan K. Utley and Cynthia J. Beeman (review)

pp. 317-318

Old Red: Pioneering Medical Education in Texas by Heather Green Wooten (review)

pp. 318-319

Rice University: One Hundred Years in Pictures by Karen Hess Rogers, Lee Pecht, and Alan Harris Bath, intro. by John B. Boles (review)

pp. 319-320

First Timers and Old Timers: The Texas Folklore Society Fire Burns On Edited by Kenneth L. Untiedt (review)

pp. 320-321

An Atlas of Historic New Mexico Maps, 1550–1941 by Peter L. Eidenbach (review)

pp. 321-322

Conflict in Colonial Sonora: Indians, Priests, and Settlers by David Yetman (review)

pp. 322-323

Jackson’s Sword: The Army Officer Corps on the American Frontier, 1810–1821 by Samuel J. Watson (review)

pp. 324-325

The Brothers Robidoux and the Opening of the American West by Robert J. Willoughby (review)

pp. 325-326

Frontier Naturalist: Jean Louis Berlandier and the Exploration of Northern Mexico and Texas by Russell M. Lawson (review)

pp. 326-327

A Wicked War: Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. Invasion of Mexico by Amy S. Greenberg (review)

pp. 327-328

Galveston and the Civil War: An Island in the Maelstrom by James M. Schmidt (review)

pp. 328-329

The Great Hanging at Gainesville, 1862: The Accounts of Thomas Barrett and George Washington Diamond Introduction by Richard B. McCaslin, afterword by L. D. Clark (review)

pp. 329-330

The Reckoning: The Triumph of Order on the Texas Outlaw Frontier by Peter R. Rose, foreword by T. R. Fehrenbach (review)

pp. 330-331

When Law Was in the Holster: The Frontier Life of Bob Paul by John Boessenecker (review)

pp. 332-333

Prairie Fever: British Aristocrats in the American West, 1830–1890 by Peter Pagnamenta (review)

pp. 333-334

Cultural Construction of Empire: The U.S. Army in Arizona and New Mexico by Janne Lahti (review)

pp. 334-335

The Peyote Road: Religious Freedom and the Native American Church by Thomas C. Maroukis (review)

pp. 335-336

Captain James A. Baker of Houston, 1857–1941 by Kate Sayen Kirkland (review)

pp. 336-337

Traqueros: Mexican Railroad Workers in the United States, 1870–1930 by Jeffrey Marcos Garcílazo, foreword by Vicki L. Ruiz (review)

pp. 337-338

Mexican Inclusion: The Origins of Anti-Discrimination Policy in Texas and the Southwest by Matthew Gritter (review)

pp. 339-340

Sancho’s Journal: Exploring the Political Edge with the Brown Berets by David Montejano (review)

pp. 340-341

Power to the Poor: Black-Brown Coalition & the Fight for Economic Justice, 1960–1974 by Gordon K. Mantler (review)

pp. 341-342

María, Daughter of Immigrants by María Antonietta Berriozábal, afterwords by Antonia I. Castañeda and Josephine Méndez-Negrete (review)

pp. 342-343

Lady Bird Johnson: An Oral History by Michael L. Gillette (review)

pp. 344-345

Journey to Plum Creek by Melodie A. Cuate (review)

p. 345

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