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Collected information about popular folk music of Texas, including songs about hunting, love, nature, dancing, and religion, as well as information about the history of folk music in the state. Includes songs from early settlers, play-party songs, songs of love, children’s songs, Sacred Harp songs, cowboy songs, and songs of history.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover Page
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  1. Title Page
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  1. Copyright Page
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  1. Contents
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  1. Listing of Songs by Chapter
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  1. Foreword
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  1. Preface
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  1. Folk and Art Songs
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  1. Chapter I - Holding down My Claim
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  1. Chapter II - Listen, My Children
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  1. Chapter III - Careless Love
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  1. Chapter IV - Honor your Partner
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  1. Chapter V - We'll all Dance Josey
  2. pp. 89-110
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  1. Chapter VI - Singing all Day and Dinner on the Grounds
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  1. Chapter VII - The Chisholm Trail
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  1. Chapter VIII - The Shadows of History
  2. pp. 159-174
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  1. Chapter IX - Still Singin’–Folk Music and Modern Country & Western
  2. pp. 175-180
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  1. Index
  2. pp. 181-189
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  1. National Endowment for the Humanities Funding Information
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  1. Back Cover
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Additional Information

ISBN
9780929398716
Related ISBN
9780929398716
MARC Record
OCLC
1142366116
Launched on MUSE
2019-12-20
Language
English
Open Access
Yes
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