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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 image/jpeg
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
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6xs5v8n

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Description Baker ¦¦ ¦' \ /V Sipapu ¦ f^^k^N 30 Chapter V The Hospital The next time Bob was fully conscious, he knew he was in the hospital by the smell. He opened his eyes, and head nurse, Joanna, Jim's wife, was standing by his side, frowning down at him. Her face cleared as he gave a weak "Hi," and she started to clean him up as she talked. "I was getting worried, I'm glad you came around. I have to get you ready for surgery. Dr. Clark is going to operate on your leg right now, not wait for morning, because it looks so bad with the bone sticking out of the flesh in two places. Here, let me wash some of the sand off you." She carefully sponged his face and neck, and it felt so good to have warm water on his feverish skin. When she had washed his left hand, she reached for the right one, starting to pry out the sacred spear point from his clenched fingers. "Oh, no, Joanna," he managed. "It is a sacred spear point. I have to keep it or I can't go on. Promise me that you won't let anyone take it from me when I am under for the operation." Joanna wondered how she could handle this with Dr. Clark, but Bob was very dear to her, and if he set store
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Source Original booklet: Pearl Baker: Interviewed by John McFarlane
Setname gr_pbb
Date Created 2005-03-18
Date Modified 2005-03-18
ID 317761
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6xs5v8n/317761