American Material Culture and the Texas Experience: The David B. Warren Symposium, Volume 1
Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 2009 - Decorative arts - 147 pages
"The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, established the biennial David B. Warren Symposium, "American Material Culture and the Texas Experience," to honor Bayou Bend's founding director emeritus. Each volume presents five papers from the symposium. Five distinguished scholars place the pre-1900 material culture of Texas, the lower South, and the Southwest within a national and international context."--Provided by publisher.
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