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The legends of the Iroquois

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Published by D. J. Friedman in Port Washington, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cornplanter, Seneca chief, 1732?-1836.,
  • Iroquois Indians -- Folklore.,
  • Iroquois Indians -- Kings and rulers -- Folklore.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1902 ed.

    Statementtold by "the Cornplanter."
    SeriesEmpire State historical publications series, no. 93, Empire State historical publication,, no. 93
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE99.I7 C23 1971
    The Physical Object
    Pagination211 p.
    Number of Pages211
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4769278M
    ISBN 100871980932
    LC Control Number78151808

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The legends of the Iroquois by Canfield, William Walker Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Tehnetoren's `Legends of the Iroquois was devised to instruct Indian school children, and collects some favorite tales for curriculum purposes. Some of the character names clearly denote important historical encounters and events. When I went exploring the idea of the `stone' giants, I found information about American giants and armor skin that /5(10).

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|a The legends of the Iroquois |h [electronic resource] / |c told by "the Cornplanter" ; from authoritative notes and studies by William W. Canfield. |a New York: |b A. Wessels, |c The Niagara Falls, or Nee-ah-gah-rah (Thundering Waters) are the most sacred waters of the Iroquois people, and a focus of many of their legends and myths.

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In the beginning, the world was not as we know it now. It was a water world inhabited only by animals and creatures of the air who could survive without land.

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For images of Saynday, the best place to look remains the National Anthropological Archives. Two examples can be seen here and here. Contents: About Indian Legends The Authority The Confederation of the Iroquois Birth of the Arbutus A Legend of the River Legends of the Corn The First Winter The Great Mosquito The Story of Oniata The Mirror in the Water The Buzzard's Covering Origin of the Violet The Turtle Clan The Healing Waters The Sacrifice of Aliquipiso Why the Animals.The Black Eyed Kids of The Iroquois Legends.

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Legends, Traditions, and Laws of the Iroquois, or Six Nations This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more. I have confined myself principally to the Iroquois, or Six Nations, a people who no more deserve the term.