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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
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Setname gr_pbb
Date Created 2005-03-18
Date Modified 2005-03-18
ID 317792
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Description Baker Sipapu WffllHHB^^ 25 Chapter IV Rescue When Bob came to, he was lying wrapped in a blanket and strapped to a stretcher which rested on his usual sand shelf. Beside him, Jim sat and as soon as he saw Bob was awake, started to apologize about the delay in rescuing him. Bob was not really listening, but a word now and then registered, and finally he heard, "so here it is the third day before I got to you." What did he mean, "the third day?" Bob had lived in the cave several months at least. He looked around, and it was still the same, except there was no longer a stream cascading down the front into the pool. But the sand shelves were still intact, the one where the Weaver had sat so long; and back beyond, he could see where the cave floor rose to meet the back roof, where the Medicine Man had chipped arrowheads and spear points. He looked out into the valley where he had always been able to see the blackened butte and the burned wreck of his plane. As he looked, a little column of smoke ascended from the wreck, from something still burning inside the plane. Somehow this was final proof, but he could not accept that what he had lived with Rain had been a fantasy, a dream, a romance of his imagination. Surely there would be something that
Format application/pdf
Identifier 030_GRL_SIPAPU_PAGE25.JPG
Source Original booklet: Pearl Baker: Interviewed by John McFarlane
Setname gr_pbb
Date Created 2005-03-18
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 317756
Reference URL