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The Wittliff Collections: Sharing a Spirit of Place

The Wittliff Collections: Sharing a Spirit of Place

…pretty young woman from the Rio Grande town of Roma, who, in the 1920s, became J. Frank Dobie’s student and…

In the Ballpark: A TH moment with Nolan Ryan

In the Ballpark: A TH moment with Nolan Ryan

McMullen counties. The ranch was in J. Frank Dobie’s book Tales of Old-Time Texas. I’ve read all his books and…

Inside These Walls: A Personal Reflection on the Alamo

Inside These Walls: A Personal Reflection on the Alamo

relief. The traditionalist author J. Frank Dobie despised the Cenotaph, remarking with characteristic sourness that it looked like a grain…

Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

Lincecum, folklorist J. Frank Dobie, Governor John Connally, U.S. Senator Ralph Yarborough, and “two-for-the-price-of-one” governors Ma and Pa Ferguson. Another…

An Intverview with Elmer Kelton

An Intverview with Elmer Kelton

…were greatly influenced by J. Frank Dobie. What about him, specifically, made him your hero? KELTON: Because he wrote about…

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