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Author Wharton, David, 1947-
Title The soul of a small Texas town [electronic resource] : photographs, memories, and history from McDade / by David Wharton.
Imprint Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, c2000.

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Author Wharton, David, 1947-
Subject Documentary photography -- Texas -- McDade.
Oral history.
McDade (Tex.) -- Pictorial works.
McDade (Tex.) -- Social life and customs -- Pictorial works.
McDade (Tex.) -- History.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Alt Name NetLibrary, Inc.
Description xix, 298 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-290) and index.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Boulder, Colo. : NetLibrary, 2000. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to NetLibrary affiliated libraries.
ISBN 0585295530 (electronic bk.) : $39.95
0806131780 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC # 45730758
Additional Format Original (DLC) 99043612 (OCoLC)42072262.
Table of Contents
 Preface 
 Acknowledgments 
Pt. 1How to Get to McDade, and What You'll Find When You Do 
 Introduction: U.S. 290, "Old" Highway 20, and "Uptown"3
 Ch. 1The Place and People10
 Ch. 2Individuals26
 Ch. 3Social Life46
 Ch. 4The Watermelon Festival60
 Ch. 5Family Life74
 Ch. 6Men and Women88
 Ch. 7Old and Young106
Pt. 2McDade, Texas 
 Introduction: Memories and History125
 Ch. 8The Celebrated Past: The Railroad, the Bad Guys, and the Good Guys127
 Ch. 9The Forgotten Past: Decline and the Search for Respectability135
 Ch. 10The Other McDade: The Germans at Siloah141
 Ch. 11Between the Wars: Imagining the Past, Remembering the Present153
 Ch. 12Camp Swift: Great Expectations173
 Ch. 13McDade, 1945-80: The Decline of Community193
 Ch. 14McDade in the 1980s: Of Change and Resistance225
 Epilogue: McDade, 1998257
 Notes279
 Bibliography289
 Index291