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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 27 "Uncle Bob, here is your wonderful Buck knife," he shouted. Bob knew he couldn't touch the knife; he couldn't even look at it, so painful were the memories that crowded in. When he could get his teeth unclenched, he told the boy he could have it. "Oh, gee, thanks a million, Uncle Bob." Jimbo was trying to get the blade out of the scabbard, but Bob had jammed it in so hard when he threw the knife away, that it was stuck fast. "Here, I"11 take that." Jim reached over and firmly took the knife from the boy's hands. "It's a whole lot more knife than you can handle." "But it's mine, Uncle Bob gave it to me," protested Jimbo. "It can be yours, but when we get home I will hang it in the gun cabinet and you know you are never to touch things in there. You can use this knife while you are small, only when I am around." "Can I use it hunting this fall?" "You bet." "Good. I'll sure hack that old deer up with this knife," and Jimbo turned and trudged back into the cave. Presently he was back, a prayer plume in his hands. Bob remembered the first prayer plume he had ever seen. He and an Indian boy had been playing in the ledges and
Format application/pdf
Identifier 032_GRL_SIPAPU_PAGE27.JPG
Source Original booklet: Pearl Baker: Interviewed by John McFarlane
Setname gr_pbb
Date Created 2005-03-18
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 317758
Reference URL