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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 32 mother formed the habit of coming every day to help coax his lunch into him. Fall came, then the first snows of winter. Dr. Clark and Joanna talked about Bob, but they were stumped. Nothing seemed to touch him, and he was losing ground day by day. Something was eating him, and finally Dr. Clark decided to try psychiatry. The best he knew was a doctor who had taught him some classes fifteen years before when he was in medical school. Dr. Bernstein was well known, having written a couple of text books on the subject, and taught it for years. He was retired now, but living with his son in Denver. Dr. Clark had guided the son through Canyonlands a few years before, and felt close to him. He called, and Dr. Bernstein set a date during the holidays, when Dr. Clark could send a plane for him and he would fly out and spend two sessions with Bob. When the day came, Monticello was buried in four feet of fresh snow, but the landing field was plowed, and the roads were barely passable. The local pilot flew into Denver, spent the night and brought Dr. Bernstein back the next day. Dr. Clark met him at the airport about ten o'clock and they drove directly to the hospital. Dr. Bernstein was older than he had remembered, and Dr. Clark began to be a little worried about his plan. However, he had a special personal reason for this experiment, in addition to the welfare of his patient, and he
Format application/pdf
Identifier 037_GRL_SIPAPU_PAGE32.JPG
Source Original booklet: Pearl Baker: Interviewed by John McFarlane
Setname gr_pbb
Date Created 2005-03-18
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 317763
Reference URL