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January 2016

Jan 2016 issue of the SHQ
Vol No.: 
CXIX

Cover: Momentaufnahme von Europa und Halbasien 1914. The title of this map translates to “Snapshot of Europe and Half of Asia, 1914” and offers the viewer some colorful caricatures of the nations of Europe at the time of the outbreak of World War I. In this issue of the Southwestern Historical Quarterly, we include the reflections of a famous Texan caught in Europe at outbreak of the war in “Ima Hogg in Europe, 1914: A Texan Experiences the Beginning of the Great War,” edited by Virginia Bernhard.

Table of Contents: 

Contents

COMBATTING YELLOW FEVER IN GALVESTON, 1839–1905
By Melanie Wiggins

KLANSMEN, COMMUNISTS, AND CIVIL LIBERTIES IN DALLAS, 1931
By Dick J. Reavis

Notes and Documents

IMA HOGG IN EUROPE, 1914: A TEXAN EXPERIENCES THE BEGINNING OF THE GREAT WAR
Edited by Virginia Bernhard

Southwestern Collection

Book Reviews

Harold Rich, Fort Worth: Outpost, Cowtown, Boomtown.
BY BRIAN CERVANTEZ

Lee M. Panich and Tsim D. Schneider, eds., Indigenous Landscapes and Spanish Missions: New Perspectives from Archaeology and Ethnohistory.
BY KELLY L JENKS

Raymond H. Thompson, ed., Jesuit Missionary in Eighteenth-Century Sonora: The Family Correspondence of Philipp Legesser.
BY ARMANDO C. ALONZO

David Narrett, Adventurism and Empire: The Struggle for Mastery in the Louisiana–Florida Borderlands, 1762–1803.
BY FRANCIS X. GALÁN

George T. Díaz, Border Contraband: A History of Smuggling across the Rio Grande.
BY GLENN JUSTICE

Carlos R. Hamilton Jr., A Rose Blooms in Texas: Coming of Age in the Civil War Era.
BY JAMES P. BEVILL

Jack Bailey, Texas Cowboy’s Journal: Up the Trail to Kansas in 1868.
BY DEBORAH LILES

Bob Alexander, Shooters and Shifting Sands: The Wild West Life of Texas Ranger Captain Frank Jones.
BY RICHARD F. SELCER

Garna L. Christian, El Paso’s Muckraker: The Life of Owen Payne White.
BY ABIGAIL SCHOFIELD

David R. Berman, George Hunt: Arizona’s Crusading Seven-Term Governor.
BY BRENNAN GARDNER RIVAS

Julie Leininger Pycior, Democratic Renewal and the Mutual Aid Legacy of US Mexicans.
BY DAN NABORS

Mario T. García, The Chicano Generation: Testimonios of the Movement.
BY KATHERINE E. BYNUM

Robert H. Duke, LBJ and Grassroots Federalism: Congressman Bob Poage, Race, and Change in Texas.
BY NANCY BECK YOUNG

Robert H. Wilson, Norman J. Glickman, and Laurence E. Lynn Jr., eds., LBJ’s Neglected Legacy: How Lyndon Johnson Reshaped Domestic Policy and Government.
BY KAREN WISELY

William Henry Kellar, Enduring Legacy: The M. D. Anderson Foundation and the Texas Medical Center.
BY EDDIE WELLER

Anita Belles Porterfield and John Porterfield, Death on Base: The Fort Hood Massacre.
BY SCOTT H. BELSHAW

Corine Sombrun and Harlyn Geronimo, In Geronimo’s Footsteps: A Journey beyond Legend.
BY MICHAEL GAROFALO