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Texas Folklife

Folk and Traditional Arts of Texas

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  • Posted on Tue Oct 15, 2013
    Bill Jackson grew up on the same farm he now lives on in Livingston, Texas. He operates Jackson Fruit Farm where he exclusively raises May Hawthorn trees - commonly known as mayhaw. Mayhaws produce a small berry that ranges in color from yellow to bright red. Long used to make jelly, mayhaw was once a culinary staple throughout parts of the rural South - notably swamp lands in East Texas,...

    Texas Folklife Foodways: Bill Jackson's Mayhaw Jelly

  • Posted on Thu Mar 1, 2018
    West Austin Studio Tour at Texas Folklife Gallery - featuring The Upshaws of County Line exhibitTexas Folklife1708 Houston St  Austin, TX 78756 May 12th-13th and May 19th-20th (11am-6pm) Texas Folklife is a participant gallery in the 2018 WEST Austin Studio Tour.  Please join us for WEST, we will have drinks and snacks available throughout the tour.  Our gallery will feature...