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Animal -- Buffalo
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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)
Handwritten Zuñi notes written on unlined sheets regarding animal marriages (buffalo) and the 'buffalo man' myth. Lejune and Osage tribes mentioned.
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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Animal Visits
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in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 95]: American Indian Mythology Field Notes) (1925) , 1 page(s)
Handwritten note cites P.S. Sparkman, A.L. Kroeber, Thomas Waterman, and Edward Sapir, 'Notes on California Folk-lore' in 'Journal of American Folklore,' Vol. 21, p. 35 on a Luiseño myth of a man who fell into a magic spring. Mentions black rattlesnake and the origin of springs. Also cites Constance Goddard DuBoi...
in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 95]: American Indian Mythology Field Notes) (1925) , 1 page(s)
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Announcement to librarians and students of the science of language: Messrs. Ginn & Company beg to announce that they are about to undertake the publication of a Grammar of the Innuit language
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written by Joseph Barnard Davis, 1801-1881, in Max Gluckman Papers, of Royal Anthropological Institute. Archives and Manuscripts (Boston, MA: Ginn and Company, 1900), 4 page(s)
Announcement to librarians and students of the science of language: Messrs. Ginn & Company beg to announce that they are about to undertake the publication of a Grammar of the Innuit language... Boston, Ginn & Company, 1900. 4 pp. 25.5 x 18.5 cm. Printed
written by Joseph Barnard Davis, 1801-1881, in Max Gluckman Papers, of Royal Anthropological Institute. Archives and Manuscripts (Boston, MA: Ginn and Company, 1900), 4 page(s)
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Antelope Boy
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in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 91], Folder 16. Southwest Notes) (1924) , 1 page(s)
A typed page with minor written additions contains a brief summary of a myth theme, possibly common to several tribes, of a lost baby boy found and raised by antelope, then later reunited with his family. The rest of the page is filled with an incomplete recounting of the Zuni version of the story. The synopsis in...
in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 91], Folder 16. Southwest Notes) (1924) , 1 page(s)
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Antelope Boy
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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)
Two undated half-pages, typed and hand-written, headed "Antelope Boy" contain references from Gunn, Lummis, Gatchet, et al. to a common myth figure - an abandoned boy adopted by Antelope - as told by tribes 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) , 2 page(s)
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Apache
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Date: Unknown. Typewritten field notes about Apache, scalp dance, adultery and the punishments for committing adultery, the joking relationship, siblings.
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Architects of Change, Season 3, Episode 8, Restoring Communities Through Art
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directed by Jean Bourbonnais, in Architects of Change, Season 3, Episode 8 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
Arts and culture strengthen the identity of a community. As well as breathing new life into society, they act as an ‘economic engine’ and can also change mentalities. By discovering their creative potential, young people all over the world channel their energy into the arts and contribute towards the creation...
directed by Jean Bourbonnais, in Architects of Change, Season 3, Episode 8 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
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Architects of Change, Series 1, Episode 8, Spreading Hope
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directed by Jean Bourbonnais; produced by Lato Sensu Productions and Les Productions Vic Pelletier, in Architects of Change, Series 1, Episode 8 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Terranoa, 2010), 52 mins
Architects of Change is a documentary series, that is visiting a new kind of pioneers. They are farmers, chemists, architects, doctors, tradesmen and bankers… These Architects of Change, are looking for and practicing innovative solutions which counteract the threats weighing against our future. Far from being p...
directed by Jean Bourbonnais; produced by Lato Sensu Productions and Les Productions Vic Pelletier, in Architects of Change, Series 1, Episode 8 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Terranoa, 2010), 52 mins
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Arrow chain
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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)
This undated, hand-written note on the Zuni cites: Arrow chain = spear chain in N.S. Wales (Dix 294.) It contains information on: mother, milk, bear, son, search, Dixon 297.
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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The Artist's Salary (Le Salaire de l'Artiste)
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written by Laurent Veuve, fl. 2000 and Jacqueline Veuve, 1930-2013; directed by Jacqueline Veuve, 1930-2013 and Laurent Veuve, fl. 2000 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2000), 55 mins
From 1989 to 2000, Jacqueline Veuve, together with cameraman Milivoj Ivkovic, followed the life of a young artist, her son, Laurent Veuve who lived in New York with his family. To these 11 years of filming are added some extracts from a short film of 1968 about Laurent, then aged 7, and a sequence in 1986 done by...
written by Laurent Veuve, fl. 2000 and Jacqueline Veuve, 1930-2013; directed by Jacqueline Veuve, 1930-2013 and Laurent Veuve, fl. 2000 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2000), 55 mins
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