Texas Social Life and Customs

Publication Date and Title (truncated)

1991. Hud
1988. Marshall, Texas; Marshall, Texas
1993. La Fiesta quincea~nera
1985. Noon wine
1995. Songs of the homeland
1997. Lone star
1976. A Texas-Mexican cancionero : folksongs of the lower border
1985. Living the legend

TITLE
Hud
PUBLISHER
Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount, c1991.
PHYS. DESC.
1 videocassette (112 min.) : sd., b&w ; 1/2 in.
NOTES
A drama which portrays the conflicts of a Texas ranch family in which a cynical uncle and a venerable grandfather vie for the respect and admiration of a naive seventeen-year-old boy.
VAR. TITLE
Horseman, pass by.
CONTRIBUTOR
McMurtry, Larry. Ritt, Martin, 1920- Ravetch, Irving. Frank, Harriet. Newman, Paul, 1925- Neal, Patricia, 1926- Douglas, Melvyn. De Wilde, Brandon, 1942-1972. Salem Productions, Inc. Dover Productions, Inc. Paramount Pictures Corporation.
HOLDINGS
NRG
PN1995.9.W4 H82 1991 C.1 VH


TITLE
Marshall, Texas; Marshall, Texas videorecording /
PUBLISHER
Alexandria, VA : PBS Video, c1988.
PHYS. DESC.
1 videocassette (90 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
SERIES
1) Walk through the 20th century with Bill Moyers (Television program).
NOTES
Journalist Bill Moyers returns to his hometown of 25,000 people - Marshall, Texas -- to reexamine his past through the voices of current residents and former classmates. He relives the pleasures of small town life, examines the price of its close-knit structure on individual aspirations, and traces the history of Marshall's race relations from the 1930s through the Civil Rights Movement.
SUBJECTS
1) Afro-Americans -- Civil rights. 2) Civil rights workers -- United States. 3) Marshall (Tex.) -- History -- 20th century. 4) United States -- Race relations.
CONTRIBUTOR
Moyers, Bill D. Corporation for Entertainment and Learning. PBS Video. John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. Library Video Classics Project.
HOLDINGS
RVS
F394 .M37 M3 1988 C.1 VH


TITLE
La Fiesta quincea~nera videorecording
PUBLISHER
Huntsville, Tex. : [distributed by] Educational Video Network, c1993.
PHYS. DESC.
2 videocassettes (38 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in. + 2 study guides.
NOTES
On her fifteenth birthday Patricia Ortegon, a Mexican-American, celebrates her quincea~nos, the traditional ceremony signifying her becoming an adult. Describes what steps are taken and the religious traditions practiced before the day of the celebration.
CONTENTS
Part One. Preparations (18 min.) -- part two. A day of celebration (20 min.).
SUBJECTS
1) Rites and ceremonies -- Texas. 2) Rites and ceremonies -- Mexico. 3) Mexican Americans -- Texas -- Rites and ceremonies. 4) Mexican American teenagers -- Texas.
VAR. TITLE
Preparations. A day of celebration.
CONTRIBUTOR
Educational Video Network, Inc.
HOLDINGS
RGC
GT2487.M6 F5 1993 PT.1 C.1 VH


TITLE
Noon wine videorecording
PUBLISHER
[U.S.] : Monterey Home Video : Distributed by Fries Home Video, c1985.
PHYS. DESC.
1 videocassette (81 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
SERIES
1) The American short story collection
NOTES
On a small Texas farm at the turn of the century, a Swedish immigrant asks for work and begins his new life. Through no fault of his own, he causes the downfall of his new found employer when a suspicious visitor comes to call.
CONTRIBUTOR
Porter, Katherine Anne, 1890-1980. Monterey Home Video. Fries Home Video (Firm)
HOLDINGS
RVS
PS3531.O752 N66 1985 C.1 VH


TITLE
Songs of the homeland videorecording /
PUBLISHER
Austin, Tex. : Galan Productions, c1995.
PHYS. DESC.
1 videocassette (approx. 60 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.
NOTES
Describes the history of Tejano music in South Texas.
SUBJECTS
1) Tejano music -- History. 2) Mexican Americans -- Texas -- Music. 3) Mexican Americans -- Texas, South -- Music.
CONTRIBUTOR
Galan, Hector. Galan Productions. National Latino Communications Center.
HOLDINGS
RGC
ML3481 .S66 1995 C.1 VH


TITLE
Lone star [videorecording] /
PUBLISHER
[Calif.] : Columbia TriStar Home Video [distributor], [1997].
PHYS. DESC.
1 videocassette (135 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
NOTES
(CC) - An unsolved murder in a Texas border town uncovers a tale of corruption, intrigue, and forbidden love.
SUBJECTS
1) Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
CONTRIBUTOR
Castle Rock Entertainment (Firm) Rio Dulce, Inc. Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
HOLDINGS
RGC
PN1995.9.D4 L6 1997 C.1 VH


TITLE
A Texas-Mexican cancionero : folksongs of the lower border /
PUBLISHER
Urbana, Ill. : University of Illinois Press, 1976.
PHYS. DESC.
xxiv, 194 p., [5] leaves of plates : ill., music, ports. ; 26 cm. Bibliography: p. 187-189.
SERIES
1) Music in American life
SUBJECTS
1) Folk-songs, Spanish -- Texas 2) Folk songs, Mexican.
CONTRIBUTOR
Paredes, Americo.
HOLDINGS
NRG
M1668.4 .T49 78-3527


TITLE
Living the legend videorecording /
PUBLISHER
Corpus Christi, [Tex.] : KEDT-TV, c1985.
PHYS. DESC.
1 videocassette (VHS) (ca. 55 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.
SERIES
1) Lone star ; program 1 2) Lone star.
NOTES
Attempts to capture the "Texas mystique" by exploring the variety of geological features in Texas, charting the distribution of early Indian tribes, and relating stories of the first Spanish explorers.
SUBJECTS
1) Texas -- History. 2) Texas -- Social life and customs. 3) Texas -- Description and travel.
CONTRIBUTOR
Fehrenbach, T. R. KEDT-TV (Television station : Corpus Christi, Tex.)
HOLDINGS
RVS
F386 .L78 1985 C.1 VH

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