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Author: Francis Edward Abernethy; Texas Folklore Society.
Publisher: Denton, Tex. : University of North Texas Press, 2000.
Series: Publications of the Texas Folklore Society, no. 42.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Photographs and text describe historical buildings across Texas that were built with nature-made materials such as rocks, logs, and mud.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Built in Texas.
Denton, Tex. : University of North Texas Press, 2000
(DLC) 00029877
(OCoLC)43641467
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Francis Edward Abernethy; Texas Folklore Society.
ISBN: 0585268177 9780585268170
OCLC Number: 45729816
Notes: Includes index.
Original hard copy first edition copyright held by The Texas Folklore Society, 1979.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 291 pages) : illustrations.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Texas folk building: an introduction --
"Built in Texas" / F.E. Abernethy --
"The cultural geography of folk building forms in Texas" / G. Loyd Collier --
Methods and materials--
"Building in Texas, 1844-1845" / Prince Karl von Solms-Braunfels --
"Texas dugouts" / Ann Carpenter --
"Adobe: earth, straw, and water" / John O. West, Roberto Gonzalez --
"Log corner notching in Texas" / Terry G. Jordan --
"Texas tie houses" / Pat Ellis Taylor --
Style and form --
"Comanche tepees" / Ferdinand Roemer --
"Pueblo Indian housing in Texas: Ysleta del Sur" / Thomas A. Green, Jr. --
"Alabama-Coushatta buildings" / Howard N. Martin --
"The old Koch House" / Connie Hall --
"Alsatian architecture in Medina County" / Terri Ross --
"Silesian Polish folk architecture in Texas" / T. Lindsay Baker --
"A Russian-German folk house in north Texas" / Terry G. Jordan --
"Shotgun houses and shacks" / Sylvia Grider --
Barns and outbuildings --
"Barns and outbuildings" / Thomas J. Stanly --
Gates and fences --
"Rails, rocks, and pickets: traditional farmstead fencing in Texas" / Lonn Taylor --
"Gates" / C.W. Wimberley --
"The devil's hatband in the Lone Star State: The introduction of barbed wire in Texas" / Robert J. Duncan --
Holding water --
"Vanes in the wind: art and custom in Texas windmills" / James M. Day --
"Tank, tub, and cistern" / Ernest B. Speck --
"When the creeks run dry: water milling in the German hill country" / Glen Lich, Lera Tyler --
Restoration and preservation --
"The restoration of the Rice Family Log Home" / Steve Whiston --
"Outdoor museums in Texas" / Willard B. Robinson.
Series Title: Publications of the Texas Folklore Society, no. 42.
Responsibility: edited by Francis Edward Abernethy ; line drawings by Reese Kennedy.

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A study of folk building in Texas. It ranges across the state in word and photograph to explore the building by settlers who tarried on the timbered lands of East Texas and built with the readily  Read more...

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