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Title Through the Sipapu: A Canyonlands Phantasy
Subject Indians of North America; Spiritualism; Fantasy
Description Fictional story of creation and the afterlife as seen by Native Americans of Utah.
Creator Baker, Pearl Biddlecomb (1907-1992)
Publisher Baker, Pearl Biddlecomb
Date Digital 2004-07-09
Date 1986
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Identifier 130.xml
Source Original booklet: Through the Sipapu: A Canyonlands Phantasy
Language eng
Rights Management Digital image copyright 2004, Green River Public Library. All rights reserved.
Holding Institution Green River Public Library, 85 South Long St., Green River, UT 84525
Source Physical Dimensions 60 leaves ; 28 cm.
Scanning Technician Nima Rakhsha
Metadata Cataloger Denice Hoffman
ARK ark:/87278/s6xs5v8n
Setname gr_pbb
Date Created 2005-03-18
Date Modified 2005-03-18
ID 317792
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Description Baker Sipapu 3 The youngster yelled, and held up the bloody remains of his lizard kill. The men waved congratulations, and his father told him to come on down and get on his horse so they could go and get the cow in Dry Valley to take her back home. Jimbo came running and got on his horse. "I'll still be here," Jim said, "Buzz the ranch and I'll drive down and pick you up." "OK. Well, this is it," and Bob held out his hand. Jim took it in both of his, and Bob laid his left hand on their clasped grip. It was tough saying goodbye, after their ten years of close companionship, their many trips into the back country of Canyonlands as well as the isolated canyons and mountains of the Four Corners land. They had covered the country pretty thoroughly, by plane, horseback and afoot, and spent many a friendly evening around a campfire knowing that the closest person was miles away from them. These thoughts held them both, then they broke the clasp, and Jim stepped around his horse to cover his emotion, and mounted up. Bob raised a hand to Jimbo, saying: "Take good care of the old man, Jimbo." "I sure will, Uncle Bob," the boy promised earnestly as the pilot climbed into the plane and snapped his seat belt. He looked around the cabin at the instrument panel, started the engine, checked it briefly, and giving it full throttle, set off down the runway. In just a little over half the runway, he pulled the ship off, and lifted it into
Format application/pdf
Identifier 008_GRL_SIPAPU_PAGE3.JPG
Source Original booklet: Pearl Baker: Interviewed by John McFarlane
Setname gr_pbb
Date Created 2005-03-18
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 317734
Reference URL