Ima Hogg

the governor"s daughter by Virginia Bernhard

Publisher: Texas Monthly Press in Austin, Tex

Written in English
Cover of: Ima Hogg | Virginia Bernhard
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Provenance Miss Ima Hogg; Estate of Miss Ima Hogg, ; given to MFAH, Exhibition History "American Traditions: Quilts and Coverlets ," The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Octo - April 7, "Miss Ima's Quilts," The Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum, Austin, Octo –January 7, Inscriptions, Signatures and Marks. Most Hogg Foundation grants are awarded through a competitive request for proposals. Texas-based nonprofit (c)(3) organizations are eligible to apply for most grants, including universities, state and local government agencies, and mental health, social service, and . Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Ima Hogg: The Governor's Daughter by Virginia Bernhard (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! Buy Ima Hogg: The Governor's Daughter by Scott Lubeck (Editor), Virginia Bernhard online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now.

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It is also the story of the extraordinary Texas legend has it that James Stephen Hogg, Governor of Texas from tonamed his daughters Ima and Ura, but that is only half-true: there never was a Ura/5.

Ima Hogg, who was born in and died in at became a legend in her own right, and this book is her story. It is also the story of the extraordinary bond between a father and a daughter. Ima Hogg, who was born in and died in at became a legend in her own right, and this book is her story.

It is also the story of the extraordinary bond between a Author: Virginia Bernhard. The book traces Hogg’s devotion to children’s welfare, from establishing a center for children struggling with emotional challenges to serving on the Houston school board.

It also describes Hogg’s efforts to establish the Houston Symphony and her generous donations of major works of art to the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston—particularly her collection of American furniture and her home.

This is a fictionalized account of the life of young Ima Hogg, the daughter of Governor James Hogg of Texas. The story is told from a first-person perspective and tells about a crazy race between Ima and her two Ima Hogg book.

Ima is riding her ostrich named Ossy and her brothers are riding their fastest quarter horses/5(9). Author pens children's book on Ima Hogg In Margaret McManis' first published book, "Ima and the Great Texas Ostrich Race," Ima Hogg, the only daughter of Author: Kassia Micek.

Texas legend has it that James Stephen Hogg, Governor of Texas from tonamed his daughters Ima and Ura, but that is only half-true: there never was a Ura.

Ima had three brothers, Will, Mike, and Tom. Ima Hogg, who was born in and died in at became a legend in her own right, and this book is her story. Ima Hogg: | | ||| | Ima Hogg, ca.

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Rooms are shown in. Get this from a library. Ima Hogg: the governor's daughter. [Virginia Bernhard] -- "Miss Ima", daughter of Governor James Stephen Hogg, founded the Houston Symphony, served on the Houston School Board, established the Hogg Foundation for Mental Health, and restored several historic.

Ima Hogg was a philanthropist and supporter of the arts, historical restoration, and mental health, active primarily in Houston and Texas.

Her papers include family correspondence and financial and other business records, reflecting her involvement in local, state, and national cultural, historical, and philanthropic activities and organizations. Ima Hogg: The Governor's Daughter (Fred Rider Cotten Popular History Series series) by Virginia Bernhard.

Ima Hogg (eBook) by Virginia Bernhard (Author), isbn, synopsis:Texas legend has it that James Stephen Hogg, Go. The Book Boss, as she was called, decided to indulge her love of history and biography and write about famous Texas heroines.

And, the first one to come into focus was Miss Ima Hogg. Miss Mac published her first picture book about the legendary Texas lady while a student at Vermont College where she completed her MFA in Writing for Children in   Ima Hogg (–) was a philanthropist who left her mark on Texas through dedicated support of the arts, education, and mental health.

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HOGG, IMA (–). Ima Hogg, philanthropist and patron of the arts, daughter of Sarah Ann (Stinson) and Governor James Stephen Hogg, was born in Mineola, Texas, on J She had three brothers, William Clifford Hogg, born in ; Michael, born in ; and Thomas Elisha Hogg, born in According to family history, Ima was named for the heroine of a Civil War poem written.

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Texas legend has it that James Stephen Hogg, Governor of Texas from tonamed his daughters Ima and Ura, but that is only half-true: there never was a Ura. Ima had three brothers, Will, Mike, and Tom. Ima Hogg, who was born in and died in at became a legend in her own right, and this book is her : Texas State Historical Assn Press.

Portrait of James S. Hogg and his family (Miss Ima at left), ca. James Stephen Hogg Papers: Ima Hogg (), daughter of Texas governor James Stephen Hogg, attended the University of Texas, where she developed lifelong interests in education, psychology, politics, music, and art. Rienzi and Bayou Bend History Book Club view slideshow.

Look to the MFAH for good books and great conversations. This unique book club is inspired by history. Throughout the year, the two house museums host free discussions about books on life in America and Europe in the 17th, 18th, and 19th centuries.

Ima Hogg: The Extraordinary Cultural. James Stephen Hogg was the first native-born governor of Texas (). He had three sons, and his wife gave birth to their only daughter, Ima, in Click for Order Form: Miss Ima Hogg Sales Form The Republic of Texas History Center Help the Daughters build the Republic of Texas History Center by making a One-time or Recurring donation today.

SUMMARY: Progressive former governor James Stephen Hogg moved his business headquarters to Houston in For seven decades, his children Will, Ima, and Mike Hogg used their political ties, social position, and family fortune to improve the lives of fellow Houstonians.

Ima Hogg (), philanthropist and patron of the arts, daughter of Sarah Ann (Stinson) and Governor James Stephen Hogg, was born in Mineola, Texas, on J She had three brothers, William Clifford Hogg, born in ; Michael, born in ; and Thomas Elisha Hogg, born in Ima was named for the heroine of a Civil War poem written by her uncle Thomas Elisha and was.

Associated Press (Aug ), "Texas's Ima Hogg, Philanthropist", New York Times, pp. pg 38 "Ima Hogg, a philanthropist who preserved many treasures for Texas, died yesterday in a hospital in London, where she had been vacationing.

She was 93 years old. Miss Hogg fell while getting into a taxi several days ago.". Ima Hogg: The Extraordinary Cultural Patron Behind the Unusual Name, by David B. Warren You likely have heard tales that a 19th century Texas governor, James Stephen Hogg.Ima Hogg, ca.

Ima Hogg (J – Aug ), known as "The First Lady of Texas", [1] was an American society leader, philanthropist, patron and collector of the arts, and one of the most respected women in Texas during the 20th century. [2] Hogg was an avid art collector, and owned works by Picasso, Klee, and Matisse, among donated hundreds of pieces of artwork.

They mention Ima Hogg, the Texas hostess, and the fact that she actually had no sister named Ura Hogg. But they fail to point out that Bill Lear, the .