Texas Folklore Society

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The Texas Folklore Society was founded on December 29, 1909 in Dallas, by Leonidas Warren Payne and John Avery Lomax, with the purpose of preserving and presenting Texas folklore. The organization is now located at Stephen F. Austin University in Nacogdoches, Texas.

From the description of Texas Folklore Society records, 1909-1970. (University of Texas Libraries). WorldCat record id: 70706014

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referencedIn Paredes, Américo, 1915-1999. Américo Paredes papers, 1886-1999 (bulk 1931-1999). University of Texas Libraries
referencedIn Southern Methodist University Press records Mss 0064., 1930-1985 DeGolyer Library, Southern Methodist University
referencedIn Boatright, Mody Coggin, 1896-1970. Boatright, Mody Coggin, papers, 1907-1978. University of Texas Libraries
referencedIn Anderson, John Q. John Q. Anderson papers, 1848-1993 (bulk 1953-1973). Louisiana State University, LSU Libraries
referencedIn The Morris Cook Collection of J. Frank Dobie Materials, MS 148., 1916, 1929-1988, 1941-1964 The University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries . Special Collections
referencedIn Inventory of the William A. Owens Papers (Part Two) LIT/Owens MSS 00089., 1940-1980 Cushing Memorial Library,
referencedIn Anderson, John Q. Papers, 1953-1966. Texas A&M University, Evans Library & Annex; Main campus library complex
creatorOf Texas Folklore Society. The Healer of Los Olmos and other Mexican lore : corrected page proofs, 1951 / edited by Wilson M. Hudson. Texas State University-San Marcos, Albert B. Alkek Library
referencedIn Organizations -- Texas Folklore Society. Daughters of the Republic of Texas Library
referencedIn Inventory of the John Q. Anderson Papers TAMU MSS 00040., 1953-1966 Cushing Memorial Library,
referencedIn Américo Paredes Papers 51244413., 1886-1999, bulk 1931-1999 Benson Latin American Collection, General Libraries, The University of Texas at Austin
creatorOf Southern Methodist University Press. Southern Methodist University Press records, 1930-1985. Southern Methodist University DeGolyer Library
referencedIn Boatright (Mody Coggin) Papers Boatright, Mody Coggin, Papers., 1907-1978 Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
creatorOf Texas Folklore Society. Texas Folklore Society records, 1909-1970. University of Texas Libraries
referencedIn De Zavala, Adina, 1861-1955. De Zavala, Adina Emilia, papers, 1766-1955; 1831-1955. University of Texas Libraries
creatorOf Dobie, J. Frank (James Frank), 1888-1964. J. Frank Dobie Papers 1890s-1991 (bulk 1914-1964). Texas State University-San Marcos, Albert B. Alkek Library
referencedIn Dobie, J. Frank (James Frank), 1888-1964. Letter : to W.A. Philpott, 1938 April 12. University of Texas at Arlington, Central Library
referencedIn Joyce Gipson Roach. Texas Woman's University Library, Mary Evelyn Blagg-Huey Library
referencedIn Hudson, Wilson Mathis, 1907-2002. Wilson Mathis Hudson papers : 1938-1977. Texas State University-San Marcos, Albert B. Alkek Library
referencedIn Lomax, John A. (John Avery), 1867-1948. Lomax, John Avery, family papers, 1842-1986. University of Texas Libraries
referencedIn Baker, Buell O. Baker, Buell O., papers, 1847-1945. University of Texas Libraries
referencedIn Inventory of the William A. Owens Papers (Part One) LIT/Owens MSS 00088., 1922-1979 Cushing Memorial Library,
referencedIn Lomax (John Avery) Family Papers 30425536., 1842, 1853-1986. Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
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associatedWith Anderson, John Q. person
associatedWith Baker, Buell O. person
associatedWith Boatright, Mody Coggin, 1896-1970 person
associatedWith Cook, Morris person
associatedWith De Zavala, Adina, 1861-1955. person
associatedWith Dobie, J. Frank (James Frank), 1888-1964. person
associatedWith Hudson, Wilson Mathis, 1907-2002. person
associatedWith Lomax, John Avery, 1867-1948 person
correspondedWith Owens, William A., 1905- person
associatedWith Paredes, Américo person
associatedWith Paredes, Américo, 1915-1999. person
associatedWith Payne, Leonidas Warren, 1873-1945. person
associatedWith Southern Methodist University Press corporateBody
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