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Animal Adoption - Antelope Boy
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in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 96]: Serrano Field Trip Notes) (1925) , 1 page(s)
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Isleta - child adopted by antelope recovered by relatives and wins race.

Tewa - non-greeting test.

Laguna - 'Antelope Clan' legend.

Zuni - brought deer...(child of Sun); witch transformation qv.

Laguna - compare Owl = G.S. [grandson?]

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in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 96]: Serrano Field Trip Notes) (1925) , 1 page(s)
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Animal Adoptor
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in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 96]: Serrano Field Trip Notes) (1922) , 1 page(s)
These handwritten, undated research notes on an unlined note card, titled "Animal adoptor" (with "Ceremonies brought back by animal adopted" as subheading), contain information about a Kaibab [Southern Paiute] tale, "How the Bear Dance Originated," as related by Edward Sapir. Additional citations are included. In...
in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 96]: Serrano Field Trip Notes) (1922) , 1 page(s)
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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 - Children recovered from animals
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in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 96]: Serrano Field Trip Notes) (1922) , 1 page(s)
Handwritten citation note written on an unlined white paper titled, 'Animal - Children recovered from animals.' Citation includes the notation: 'Children recovered from animals - must not be greeted. Cochiti - deer + greeting. Hopi - owl + greeting.'
in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 96]: Serrano Field Trip Notes) (1922) , 1 page(s)
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Animal marriages
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in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 96]: Serrano Field Trip Notes) (1922) , 1 page(s)
Handwritten citation notes written on an unlined white paper titled, 'Animal marriages.' Notes include the following keywords: Zuni 160, flying fox, rattlesnake girl, children, husband, wife.
in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 96]: Serrano Field Trip Notes) (1922) , 1 page(s)
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Animal Marriages
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in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 96]: Serrano Field Trip Notes) (1925) , 2 page(s)
Handwritten notes compare Zuni, Hopi, White Mountain Apache, Cochiti, and Tewa myths on animal marriages.

Zuni keywords include: Rattlesnake Girl, Bear. Sources: Zuni b, pp. 63, 93.

Hopi keywords include: Snake, scornful maiden, witches, Hawk, Rain god, Coyote, Antelope maiden. Sources: H.R. Voth, 'Traditions of...

in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 96]: Serrano Field Trip Notes) (1925) , 2 page(s)
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Animal protector
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in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 96]: Serrano Field Trip Notes) (1922) , 1 page(s)
Handwritten citation note written on an unlined white paper titled, 'Animal protector.' The citation includes the following notation: 'Animal protector - because of kindness to animal. Isleta L 117 - 'Fish animal' - journeys on his back. cp. Laguna C - 120 - Little girl finds mom. makes basin in pond and 3x enlarg...
in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 96]: Serrano Field Trip Notes) (1922) , 1 page(s)
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Animal Transformations (Children Captured by Animals)
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in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 96]: Serrano Field Trip Notes) (1925) , 1 page(s)
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H.R. Voth, 'Traditions of the Hopi' in 'Field Columbian Museum Anthropological Series,' Vol. 8, p. 175: Owl - Eur.[?] test qv. Flies off. Not in Tewa variant.

Charles F. Lummis, 'Pueblo Indian Folk-Stories,' pp. 256, on the Isleta: Eagle transforms by hoop. Drought.

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in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 96]: Serrano Field Trip Notes) (1925) , 1 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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Animal-Lodge Vision
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in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 96]: Serrano Field Trip Notes) (1922) , 1 page(s)
These handwritten, undated research notes on an unlined note card, titled "Animal-lodge vision," contain information about a Pawnee myth as related in "The Young Dog's Dance," George Bird Grinnell, Journal of American Folklore, Vol. 4, p. 307.
in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 96]: Serrano Field Trip Notes) (1922) , 1 page(s)
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