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Happy Hunting Ground

Description: This volume of the Publications of the Texas Folklore Society contains popular folklore of Central and South America, including Mexican ballads, primitive art, cowboy dances, reptile myths, superstitions, Indian pictographs, and other folktales. The index begins on page 127.
Date: 1925
Creator: Dobie, J. Frank (James Frank), 1888-1964 & Texas Folklore Society
Partner: UNT Press

Texas Toys and Games

Description: This volume of the Publications of the Texas Folklore Society contains information about popular toys and games relevant to the state of Texas, including folk toys, folk games, sports, dances, songs and other recreations. The index of contributors begins on page 245 and the index of toys and games begins on page 249.
Date: 1989
Creator: Abernethy, Francis Edward
Partner: UNT Press

[Jose Greco]

Description: Photograph of Jose Greco dancing on the North Texas campus in Denton. He is in the air, snapping his fingers. He wears leather pants with embellishments, boots, and an open shirt with a vest.
Date: September 3, 1962
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Jose Greco]

Description: Photograph of Jose Greco dancing on the North Texas campus in Denton. He is jumping in the air. He wears leather pants with embellishments, boots, and an open shirt with a vest. There is some light distortion around him.
Date: March 9, 1962
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Pumps

Description: Pair of lady's dancing pumps of red kid leather. The shoes, designed with gently pointed toes, are of soft red fine kid leather leather with a square-ended flap at vamp/instep, and applied red satin bow at vamp. The inner sole of the shoe is a dark red quilted satin. The low heels are styled as a modified boulevard or Louis heel, with rounded sides and back, flaring to base, and straight across at front. Heels covered with matching leather. Sole of black leather at heel and tan on rest of shoe. Stamped in sole on one shoe: "2", on other: "4".
Date: 1900
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

[Students Eating at a Sadie Hawkins Dance]

Description: Photograph of two female and two male students eating at a Sadie Hawkins dance. The students are dressed in exaggerated farm style clothing and sitting on a bundle of hay. The walls are covered by wood paneling and an unidentifiable painting hangs behind them.
Date: 1942
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Students Dancing]

Description: Photograph of female students dancing together for unknown reason. In the image three pairs are dancing while three other students stand by the record player watching. The space looks like a room in a house with the furniture in the background.
Date: 1942
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Teenagers Dancing]

Description: Photograph of several teenagers dancing, possibly in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee during the 1950's. A poem titled "Hell's a Hoppin'" is typed to the left of the image on the mat.
Date: [1950..1959]
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections