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Title Big Bend's ancient and modern past / edited by Bruce A. Glasrud and Robert J. Mallouf ; foreword by Lonn Taylor.

Published College Station. : Texas A&M University Press, 2013.


Location Call No. Status
Edition First edition.
Physical description 1 online resource (346 pages)
Notes Compilation of articles originally published in the Journal of Big Bend studies.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: Big Bend history and prehistory / Bruce A. Glasrud and Robert J. Mallouf -- Prehistory meets history -- Cradles, cribs, and mattresses: prehistoric sleeping accommodations in the Chihuahuan Desert / Solveig A. Turpin -- Comments on the prehistory of far northeastern Chihuahua, the La Junta District, and the Cielo Complex / Robert J. Mallouf -- The rough run burial: a semisubterranean cairn burial from Brewster County, Texas / William A. Cloud -- The R©io Conchos drainage: history, archaeology, significance / J. Charles Kelley -- History meets Native Americans -- Native American and Mestizo farming at La Junta de los R©ios / Enrique R. Madrid -- The Peyote religion and Mescalero Apaches: an ethnohistorical view from West Texas / Stacy B. Schaefer -- Spanish-Indian relations in the Big Bend Region during the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries / Elizabeth A.H. John -- New light on Chisos Apache Indian Chief Alsate / Franklin W. Daugherty and Luis L©opez Elizondo -- Settlers and settlements -- Settlements and settlers at La Junta de los R©ios, 1759-1822 / Oakah L. Jones -- Mexican American traditional foodways at La Junta de los R©ios / Joe S. Graham -- Naming practices among the Black Seminole of the Texas-Mexico border region / Mischa B. Adams -- Transient clergy in the Trans-Pecos area, 1848-1892 / Robert E. Wright -- William Rufus Shafter with the frontier army in the Big Bend / Paul H. Carlson -- Acculturation on the Rio Grande frontier: the founding of San Jos©e del Polvo and the family of Lucia Rede Madrid / Earl H. Elam -- Glossary of archaeological terms / Robert J. Mallouf -- Suggested readings / Bruce A. Glasrud and Robert J. Mallouf.
Notes Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (ebrary, viewed October 11, 2013).
Local Note Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Other author Glasrud, Bruce A.
Mallouf, Robert J.
Subject Ethnology -- Texas -- Big Bend Region.
Prehistoric peoples -- Texas -- Big Bend Region.
Big Bend Region (Tex.) -- History.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9781623491055 (e-book)