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Cape Verde
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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 notes include: the bag of wishes; the cannibal in Africa; Eating contest; Magic flight - salt = sea; Hair - instrument of cutting tree; Theme - Resentment of wife against husband; Theme - getting treasure; magic soldiers from side of body; Escape from witch; Escape up tree; Georgia; animal form. Undate...
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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Eye Eater
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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) (1935) , 1 page(s)
Handwritten notes on unlined note card titled "Eye eater." Items noted: S. [Southern] Nigeria, "Why elephants have small eyes," "Ate and replaced with worms'." Includes citation. Undated.
in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 95]: American Indian Mythology Field Notes) (1935) , 1 page(s)
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Coyote - 'Holding up the Cave'
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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) , 2 page(s)
Handwritten list of citations includes references to Laguna, Isleta, Hopi, and Acoma and the work of Franz Boas, Elsie Clews Parsons, K.T. Preuss, James Teit and others. Also references South African mythology by Edouard Jacottet (Basuto) and George McCall Theal (Kaffir). Mentions Uncle Remus and the leaning tree...
in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 95]: American Indian Mythology Field Notes) (1925) , 2 page(s)
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