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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 43 him that he would freeze to death, but all the Scouts were going, and Jimbo simply couldn't miss the trip-weather or no. One Sunday afternoon, Bob's mother came to visit, bringing her brother for whom Robert had been named, to see his favorite nephew. Dr. Robert Faverty was the only one of the family to get an education, and his degree in Archeology had made him eligible to manage the Edge of the Cedars Museum in Blanding. This center had been set up to collect and preserve the artifacts and information on the Anasazi who had inhabited the land ten times as strong as ever the white man had. Around a thousand years ago, they had unaccountably moved out of the country, and there was much study and speculation to try to find out why. A drouth seemed the best answer, since the sites that had been "dug" all seemed to be about the same time frame, and every little opening and glade in the sagebrush and cedar ridges and valleys seemed to contain at least one or two and sometimes more evidences of a permanent habitation. Dr. Faverty had grown up in the area, and his knowledge and intuition were valuable in choosing which sites to dig, and how to arrange and interpret the findings. The Edge of Cedars Museum had been established to house the findings, and provide study and evaluation quarters for an interested, involved staff. All of this Bob knew, and it didn't take long to bring
Format application/pdf
Identifier 048_GRL_SIPAPU_PAGE43.JPG
Source Original booklet: Pearl Baker: Interviewed by John McFarlane
Setname gr_pbb
Date Created 2005-03-18
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 317774
Reference URL