search inAll Gallica

search form for All Gallica

    search in Books

    search form for Books

      search in Manuscripts

      search form for Manuscripts

        search in Maps

        search form for Maps

          search in Images

          search form for Images

            search in Periodicals

            search form for Periodicals

              search in Sound recordings

              search form for Sound recordings

                search in Scores

                search form for Scores
                  Close
                  Please type your search term
                  Close
                  Home Consultation

                  Full record

                  Fermer

                  Titre : Annual report of the Bureau of American ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian institution

                  Auteur : Bureau of American ethnology (Washington, D.C.)

                  Éditeur : Government printing office (Washington)

                  Date d'édition : 1895-1964

                  Contributeur : Powell, John Wesley (1834-1902). Directeur de publication

                  Type : texte,publication en série imprimée

                  Langue : Anglais

                  Format : application/pdf

                  Droits : domaine public

                  Identifiant : ark:/12148/cb37575968z/date

                  Identifiant : ISSN 0097269X

                  Source : Bibliothèque nationale de France

                  Relation : http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb37575968z

                  Description : Périodicité : Annuel

                  Description : Etat de collection : n. 1 (1879)-n. 48 (1931)

                  Provenance : bnf.fr

                  Date de mise en ligne : 15/10/2007

                  Close
                  First issue for the year 1929 Previous issue 1929 (N47)-1930. Next issue Last issue for the year 1929
                  First page Previous page Page
                  Next page Last page (Screen 399 / 1186)
                  Download / Print
                  Fermer la popin

                  Download

                  You can obtain several pages of this document as an electronic file. You may choose one of the following formats : PDF, single page JPEG or plain text.

                  Choose format :
                  PDF
                  JPEG (Only the current page)
                  txt


                  Choose to download:
                  full document
                  a portion of this document


                  By checking this box, I acknowledge having read conditions of use and accept them.

                  Close
                  Contribute

                  Report an anomaly

                  Want to report an anomaly on the following document :

                  Title : Annual report of the Bureau of American ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian institution

                  Author : Bureau of American ethnology (Washington, D.C.)

                  Url of the page : http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/bpt6k27660k/f399.image


                  Please describe the observed anomaly as exactly as possible,with the following proposals and/or the comment box.


                  Nature of the problem :

                  Wrong bibliographic data

                  Inconsistency between bibligraphic data and document posted

                  Blurred and truncated images

                  Incomplete Document or missing pages :

                  Incorrect or incomplete table of contents

                  Download problem

                  Unavailable Document

                  zoom

                  OCR/text

                  audio mode

                  Full Screen

                  other (please specify in comments)

                  Other (please specify in comments)


                  Comments :



                  Please leave us your email so we can respond :


                  Please copy the characters you see in the picture

                  The text doesn't conform to the displayed image

                  Close
                  Order a reproduction
                  Fermer la popin

                  Order a reproduction

                  Pour commander une image en haute définition au sein de ce document, merci de sélectionner la page souhaitée puis de cliquer sur "Acheter une reproduction". Par ce moyen, seule la commande d'images à l'unité est possible. Si vous souhaitez commander un nombre important d'images ou pour toute autre demande, merci de nous contacter via ce formulaire

                  Close

                  Send by e-mail

                  Fermer
                  A mail has been sent A problem occured, the e-mail delivery failed. Please try again.
                  Close

                  Search module

                  Click here to toogle the search panel

                  Search results

                  Search this document

                  Rechercher dans ce périodique

                  The text below has been produced using a process called optical character recognition (O.C.R.). Since it is an automatic process, it is subject to errors you might find in this page.

                  The recognition rate for this document is 89.33 %.




                  MMONs] FOLKTALES 369

                  The sun said to them, "Tanuru hupitanin, no, dear child, do not
                  think such thoughts." So they went back to their place. But ail
                  night they were wishing to see the young man in the other world,
                  and they hoped that the next morning Nashon~uchu would do again
                  what he had done. In the morning Nashôn'uchu did the same thing
                  when the sun was rising. Because of the wishes and hopes of the
                  girls the kick stick did not reach thé east, but the noon time place
                  (pienai). Blue Corn girl and Yellow Corn girl opened the gate of
                  the world, and the kick stick came down to the earth where the two
                  girls were. Then Nashon'uchu, when he found that his Mck stick
                  was down there, stopped at the gate and said, "E-e abu, oh my!
                  Blue Com girl and Yellow Com girl." He found out at once their
                  thoughts. Those girls wanted to marry Nashôn'uchu. So he said,
                  "Nobody can marry me." Then the two girls laughed and said,
                  "On orie~, shame! shame and bowed their heads over their grinding
                  stones. One was grinding corn and one was grinding wheat. Blue
                  Corn girl was feeding the sun with com meal. Yellow Corn girl was
                  feeding the people of thé world with wheat flour. They had their
                  grandmother (chPi) there. She was sitting by thé. fire. Then the
                  old woman spoke to them, "E-e abu maku (grandcbild) ee abu maku!
                  huniwa eyepiaweky. Do not think such thoughts 62 You are not
                  supposed to marry Nashôn~uchu." Nashon~uchu was standing at the
                  gate, listening, and he asked the girls to give him the kick stick, that
                  he was working for his father, the sun, and for ail the world, so the
                  people would have a good life and a long life. Now his father would
                  be missing the kick stick and would be late. He asked the girls
                  three times. They said they were not going to give him back the
                  kick stick unless he promised to marry one of them. He answered
                  that he could not marry. He said, "If you do not give my kick
                  stick, I am going. I am late meeting my father." So he started
                  to the sunset. When he got there he was late; his father was gone
                  already. Then he turned back, sorry, worrying about his kick stick.
                  He stopped again at the gate at sunrise. He spoke, "Akuwam~
                  (greetings)." The old women answered, "Akuwam~, grandcbild."
                  He asked again for his kick stick. After he had left the girls they
                  went up on top of the gate with the kick stick, and they were singing.
                  Then they threw the com meal to thé north, koannwetoe. They
                  flew out, and they shook their wings. That made the wind blow on
                  the world-that was what made the wind. They descended at the
                  mountain Narpyenai', on top of the mountain. On the other side of
                  the mountain was a big mesa, Midpato', mesa sheer. They threw
                  There is an Isletan tale, recalling a Zufii tale, in which the Corn girls compete for NasMrochi hy
                  throwing their meal at an abalone shell in the wall to see if it will stick.

                  The différence in the phrase as used by the sun was explained on the ground that women say words
                  alittle differently from meB.


                  Source: gallica.bnf.fr / Bibliothèque nationale de France

                  Share

                  Permalink on this document

                  Permalink on this page
                  Embeddable widget

                  Embeddable thumbnail
                  Send by e-mail

                  Blogs and social networks