Volume 8

The Journal of Big Bend Studies

JBBS Cover 8

Robert J. Mallouf, Series Editor
C. Leslie Lehman, Technical Editor
Kelly S. Garcia, Technical Editor

©1996 The Center for Big Bend Studies
199 pages

Out of print

Table of Contents

West of the Pecos: Prehistoric Adaptations in the Transition to the Eastern Trans-Pecos Region
Solveig Turpin

Native American and Mestizo Farming at La Junta de los Rios
Enrique R. Madrid

New Light on Chisos Apache Indian Chief Alsate
Franklin W. Daugherty, Luis Lopez

Jack Woodland: Forgotten Frontiersman
Ben E. Pingenot

Johnson's Ranch and Trading Post on the Rio Grande
Glenn P. Willeford

A Pioneer Medicine Woman
Anita Torres Smith 

J.D. Jackson: "Father of Sul Ross"
Betty J. Dillard

The Spannell-Butler Murders of 1916: A Tragedy in Three Acts
Gerald G. Raun

Teachers and Teaching on the Last Frontier: 1900-1950
Albert B. Tucker

The Big Bend Population in 1900: Size, Growth, and Distribution
Paul Wright

Women and Wax: Female Participation in the Candelilla Wax Industry
JoAnn Pospisil

The Construction of Fort D.A. Russell, Marfa, Texas
J. Tillapaugh