The Resource Stories the Iroquois tell their children, Mabel Powers (Yeh sen noh wehs)

Stories the Iroquois tell their children, Mabel Powers (Yeh sen noh wehs)

Label
Stories the Iroquois tell their children
Title
Stories the Iroquois tell their children
Statement of responsibility
Mabel Powers (Yeh sen noh wehs)
Creator
Contributor
Author
Binding designer
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Additional physical form
Also available in digital form on the Internet Archive Web site.
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation location within source
page 60
Citation source
Minsky, R. American trade bindings with Native American themes 1875-1933
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Powers, Mabel
Dewey number
j398.2/POW
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
E99.I7
LC item number
P88
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
White, W. Fletcher
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Iroquois Indians
  • Indians of North America
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Stories the Iroquois tell their children, Mabel Powers (Yeh sen noh wehs)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Color frontispiece and 8 full-page color plates signed: W. Fletcher White
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introductory. How the stories came to be -- Why I was called the Story-Teller -- The Little People -- Story-telling time -- How the Iroquois give thanks -- A firemaker and a peacemaker -- Iroquois wonder stories. How the White Man came -- Why the eagle defends Americans -- How the turkey buzzard got his suit -- Why the partridge drums -- How the Indians learned to heal -- Why dogs chase foxes -- Why hermit thrush is so shy -- How Good and Evil came to be -- How a boy was cured of boasting -- Why the cuckoo is so lazy -- How the coon outwitted the fox -- Why the goldfinhces look like the sun -- What the ash and the maple learned -- How the woman overcame the bear -- Why the woodpecker bores for its food -- Why the ice roof fell -- Why the chipmunk has black stripes -- How two Indian boys settled a quarrel -- How mice overcame the warriors -- Why crows are poor -- Why the Indian loves his dog -- Greedy fawn and the porridge -- Why hounds outrun other animals -- Why Indians never shoot pigeons -- How Old Man Winter was driven back -- Why lightning sometimes strikes -- Why the hare has a split lip and short tail -- Corn Plume and Bean Maiden -- How the robin burned his breast -- Iroquois fairy stories. How Morning Star lost her fish -- How Little Shooter lost his luck -- How an Indian boy won his name -- How the fairies worked magic
Control code
ocm02729237
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
216 pages
Lccn
17012396
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)02729237
Label
Stories the Iroquois tell their children, Mabel Powers (Yeh sen noh wehs)
Publication
Copyright
Note
Color frontispiece and 8 full-page color plates signed: W. Fletcher White
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introductory. How the stories came to be -- Why I was called the Story-Teller -- The Little People -- Story-telling time -- How the Iroquois give thanks -- A firemaker and a peacemaker -- Iroquois wonder stories. How the White Man came -- Why the eagle defends Americans -- How the turkey buzzard got his suit -- Why the partridge drums -- How the Indians learned to heal -- Why dogs chase foxes -- Why hermit thrush is so shy -- How Good and Evil came to be -- How a boy was cured of boasting -- Why the cuckoo is so lazy -- How the coon outwitted the fox -- Why the goldfinhces look like the sun -- What the ash and the maple learned -- How the woman overcame the bear -- Why the woodpecker bores for its food -- Why the ice roof fell -- Why the chipmunk has black stripes -- How two Indian boys settled a quarrel -- How mice overcame the warriors -- Why crows are poor -- Why the Indian loves his dog -- Greedy fawn and the porridge -- Why hounds outrun other animals -- Why Indians never shoot pigeons -- How Old Man Winter was driven back -- Why lightning sometimes strikes -- Why the hare has a split lip and short tail -- Corn Plume and Bean Maiden -- How the robin burned his breast -- Iroquois fairy stories. How Morning Star lost her fish -- How Little Shooter lost his luck -- How an Indian boy won his name -- How the fairies worked magic
Control code
ocm02729237
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
216 pages
Lccn
17012396
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)02729237

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