Scholarship of Discovery
The 1923 Texas Open is significant in many ways, both to the rise of American golf and to the specific career of Walter Hagen. San Antonio's Texas Open has a legitimate claim to being the birthplace of professional tour golf.
Lowe, Stephen, "The Haig, Wild Bill, and the Birth of Professional Tour Golf" (1997). Faculty Scholarship – History. 1.
Paper presented at the annual conference of the Popular Culture Association, April 1997, in San Antonio, Texas.