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Karuk Indian myths / by John P. Harrington.

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Author/Creator:
Harrington, John Peabody author.
Publication:
Washington : United States Government Printing Office, 1932.
Series:
Bulletin (Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology) ; 107.
House document (United States. Congress. House); 72nd Congress, no. 100.
Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology bulletin ; 107
Format/Description:
Government document
Book
v, 34 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Subjects:
Karok Indians -- Folklore.
Karok language -- Texts.
Karok Indians.
Karok language.
Medical subjects:
Mythology.
Folklore.
Indians, North American.
Form/Genre:
Government publications
Folklore.
Texts.
Folklore.
Myths and legends.
Language:
Karok and English.
Contents:
Introduction
Phonetic key
The Acorn maiden
The long snake at Saʻvári
Robin pecks the madrone berries off his bride's dress
How the girl got even with the man who made fun at her packing fire
Two brothers go target shooting
Bluejay doctors Chipmunk
Two girls apply for marriage with Spring Salmon
Coyote attends a flower dance at Orleans
Coyote and Lizard ordain details about childbirth and babies
How Western Yellow-bellied Racer was transformed
Bluejay and Bullhead doctor Redfish
Two Katimin maidens visit the Indian heaven.
Notes:
Also issued as House document 100, 72nd Congress, 1st session.
Other format:
Online version: Harrington, John Peabody. Karuk Indian myths.
OCLC:
1043996
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