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Abduction Type, with birth of offspring
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in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 85], Folder 1. Zuñi Notes) (1925) , 1 page(s)
An undated half-page, typed and hand-written, headed "Abduction type, with birth of offspring," contains bibliographical references to a common myth theme by certain tribes of a woman who is abducted giving birth to twin heroes, including the Zuni and the Hopi.
in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 85], Folder 1. Zuñi Notes) (1925) , 1 page(s)
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Abduction - Type without children
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in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 85], Folder 1. Zuñi Notes) (1925) , 2 page(s)
A hand-written note headed "Abduction - type without children" contain bibliographical references to a common myth motif of abduction of wives or other figures, often in relation to gambling, as told by the San Carlos and other tribes. On the back is a crossed-out line regarding "Grease Girl."
in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 85], Folder 1. Zuñi Notes) (1925) , 2 page(s)
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Abloni
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written by Alexandre Oktan, fl. 2006; directed by Alexandre Oktan, fl. 2006; produced by Médiatique Inc. (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2005), 51 mins
You give an old shirt or dress to a charity. Then, you forget all about it. But - without knowing it - you have had a huge impact on people you don't know, people throughout the world; and that impact is not all good. By following the strange, colorful, unpredictable voyage of one second hand shirt, Abloni plunges...
written by Alexandre Oktan, fl. 2006; directed by Alexandre Oktan, fl. 2006; produced by Médiatique Inc. (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2005), 51 mins
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Above-ground and Under-ground
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in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 85], Folder 1. Zuñi Notes) (1925) , 1 page(s)
An undated half-page, both typed and hand-written, headed "Above-ground and Under-ground," contains bibliographical references to common myth themes including living in upper and lower worlds, as told by the Isleta, Biloxi and other people.
in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 85], Folder 1. Zuñi Notes) (1925) , 1 page(s)
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Abstinence Comes To Albuquerque
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written by Charles C. Stuart, fl. 2001; directed by Charles C. Stuart, fl. 2001; produced by Charles C. Stuart, fl. 2001 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2007), 1 hour 31 mins
Abstinence Comes to Albuquerque provides a glimpse into a nationwide debate over what young people should be taught about sexuality. Through personal stories, community profiles, and expert interviews, the program highlights the differences between a strict abstinence-only-until-marriage approach and more comprehe...
written by Charles C. Stuart, fl. 2001; directed by Charles C. Stuart, fl. 2001; produced by Charles C. Stuart, fl. 2001 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2007), 1 hour 31 mins
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Abstract, Coyote and Buzzard
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in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 80], Folder 15. Pima Mythology - Coyotes Make War Against the Sun) (1927) , 1 page(s)
Date Unknown. Typewritten notes of Pima mythology citing Blackwater. This abstracted myth makes reference to Coyote & Buzzard, earth-flower, wander-lust, traveling the world.
in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 80], Folder 15. Pima Mythology - Coyotes Make War Against the Sun) (1927) , 1 page(s)
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Abstract - Coyotes war against the Sun
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in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 80], Folder 15. Pima Mythology - Coyotes Make War Against the Sun) (1927) , 1 page(s)
Date Unknown. Typewritten notes of Pima mythology citing Vaniko. This abstracted myth makes reference to Coyotes and their war against the Sun.
in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 80], Folder 15. Pima Mythology - Coyotes Make War Against the Sun) (1927) , 1 page(s)
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Abstract - The Twin Children of Cloud
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in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 80], Folder 15. Pima Mythology - Coyotes Make War Against the Sun) (1927) , 1 page(s)
Date Unknown. Typewritten abstract of Pima mythology citing Blackwater. This myth refers to the Twin Children of Cloud, rain, Black Cloud, Red Cloud, Gray Cloud, White Cloud.
in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 80], Folder 15. Pima Mythology - Coyotes Make War Against the Sun) (1927) , 1 page(s)
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Abstract - Types of Canoe-Building in Polynesia
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in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N4: American Samoa, Folder 1: Mead field trip, 1925-26. Postfield materials. Correspondence with National Research Council, 1927-31) (District of Columbia) (1925) , 2 page(s)
Two-page typewritten abstract headed 'Types of Canoe-Building in Polynesia'. The abstract touches on design, religious significance, taboos, and special uses of canoes.
in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N4: American Samoa, Folder 1: Mead field trip, 1925-26. Postfield materials. Correspondence with National Research Council, 1927-31) (District of Columbia) (1925) , 2 page(s)
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Abuela Huasteca
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directed by Ezequiel Sánchez, fl. 2009; produced by Manuel Baraldo, fl. 2010, Proyecto Chakana (Madrid, Comunidad de Madrid: FeelSales, 2010), 10 mins
The life story of an old lady from La Huasteca in the Cave of the Swallows. After admiring the natural spectacle of the birds, Doña Concepción tells how she grew up, what life was like when she was young, how much the people have changed and how she seeks them out today to move forward with the girl she raised.
directed by Ezequiel Sánchez, fl. 2009; produced by Manuel Baraldo, fl. 2010, Proyecto Chakana (Madrid, Comunidad de Madrid: FeelSales, 2010), 10 mins
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