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8 edition of Nebraska folklore found in the catalog.

Nebraska folklore

by Louise Pound

  • 317 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nebraska,
  • Nebraska.
    • Subjects:
    • Folklore -- Nebraska,
    • Nebraska -- Social life and customs

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLouise Pound ; introduction to the Bison Books edition by Roger Welsch.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR110.N2 P6 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3414066M
      ISBN 100803287887
      ISBN 109780803287884
      LC Control Number2005030217
      OCLC/WorldCa62179139

      book jacket. Save to favorites Weldon Kees and Norris Getty at the State Capitol Save to favorites Nebraska folklore pamphlet: More Farmers' Alliance songs of the s. QuickView. Display a larger image and more item information when the pointer pauses over a thumbnail on: off. As an official program of the Nebraska Celebration and sponsored by Humanities Nebraska, the Nebraska Book Selection Committee chose notable Nebraska books to highlight for the Nebraska hamaikastudio.com books represent the best literature produced from Nebraska during the past years and highlight the varied cultures, diverse experiences and the shared history of .

      Folklore tells us something about almost every aspect of the life of the people. This rich and entertaining collection of Nebraska pioneer folklore, taken largely from the Nebraska Folklore Pamphlets issued by the Federal Writers' Project in the s, is intended first and foremost for the. The oral tradition of the Winnebago, or Ho-Chunk, people ranges from creation myths to Trickster stories and histories of the tribe. It is particularly strong in animal tales, as storyteller and tribal historian David Lee Smith vividly demonstrates in Folklore of the Winnebago Tribe, a collection drawn from the Smithsonian Institution and other sources, including the work of contemporaries.

      Key Words: displacement, folklore, marriage, Russia REVIEW ESSAY. What's Choctaw History-and Who Gets to Say? by Robert Keith Collins. A review of The Choctaws in Oklahoma: From Tribe to Nation, and How Choctaws Invented Civilization and Why Choctaws Will Conquer the World BOOK REVIEWS. Nebraska Department of Public Instruction, Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration for the State of Nebraska, and Nebraska Writers' Project, "Nebraska Folklore: Pamphlet 19, Reminiscences of Dad Streeter" ().


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Nebraska folklore by Louise Pound Download PDF EPUB FB2

“Few people are successful in becoming authorities on the folklore of a region, fewer still on the folklore of a state. Louise Pound was recognized by folklorists for her mastery of both areas.

Therefore, as one should expect, Nebraska Folklore is an important book.”—Nebraska History. Nebraska HistoryBrand: UNP - Bison Books.

A section on old Nebraska folk customs provides a wealth of information about holiday observances, literary and debating societies, political rallies, spelling contests, and various social traditions.

Going beyond Nebraska, the book ends with studies of the origins of American cowboy and folk songs and of the use of dialect in folklore.5/5(1). A section on old Nebraska folk customs provides a wealth of information about holiday observances, literary and debating societies, political rallies, spelling contests, and various Nebraska folklore book traditions.

Going beyond Nebraska, the book ends with studies of the origins of American cowboy and folk songs and of the use of dialect in folklore. Nov 01,  · Nebraska Folklore is a fine selection of a great folklorist’s work.

This compilation of Louise Pound’s articles and national presentations provides a thorough dissection and contextualization of Nebraska tall tales/5. Dec 19,  · Nebraska, old and new: History, stories, folklore [Addison Erwin Sheldon] on hamaikastudio.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.5/5(1).

Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.

The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Taken from the Nebraska Folklore Pamphlets issued by the Federal Writers's Project in the s.

All Book Search results » About the author () Roger L. Welsch holds dual professorships in the departments of English and anthropology at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Folklore in Nebraska There are many variations, but the common theme is the murder of an Indian by a young white male.

Friends of the Indian then capture the young man, skin him alive or otherwise mutilate him, and then kill him.

From small-town ethnic festivals to uptown art shows, you are sure to enjoy Nebraska. Enjoy your travels in Nebraska and welcome to the Cornhusker State.

Kathy R. Weiser-Alexander Founder/Owner. The state flag of Nebraska consists of the state seal on a field of. Folklore tells us something about almost every aspect of the life of the people. This rich and entertaining collection of Nebraska pioneer folklore, taken largely from the Nebraska Folklore Pamphlets issued by the Federal Writers' Project in the s, is intended first and foremost for the general reader, for the people whose heritage it is/5.

The resulting book, Nebraska Folklore, includes a chapter on traditional Nebraska snake lore. Pound noted, "The most striking notion of Nebraska snake lore has to do with the curative powers associated with snakes, notably the rattlesnake." She listed the following beliefs:.

Included are Nebraska folk customs as well as studies of the origins of American cowboy and folk songs and of the use of dialect in folklore.

Its wit and honesty will appeal to readers everywhere. Roger Welsch is an adjunct professor of anthropology at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. He is a former essayist for CBS News Sunday Morning and the author of more than forty books, including Embracing Fry Bread: Confessions of a Wannabe, available from Bison Books.

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Nebraska Book Company is a systems developer, a solutions provider and even a textbook distributor, but also a partner to the independent college retailer. Nov 28,  · Nebraska Folklore (Second Edition) by Louise Pound in CHM, EPUB, RTF download e-book. Going beyond Nebraska, the book ends with studies of the origins of American cowboy and folk songs and of the use of dialect in folklore.

Its wit and honesty will appeal to readers everywhere. Roger Welsch provides an introduction to this new Bison Books %(). Pages in category "Nebraska folklore" The following 11 pages are in this category, out of 11 total.

This list may not reflect recent changes (). The Nebraska Center for the Book is the Nebraska affiliate of the Center for the Book in the Library of hamaikastudio.com bestows out the annual Nebraska Book Awards in conjunction with the Nebraska Library Commission.

The Center's goal is to bring "readers, writers, booksellers, librarians, publishers, printers, educators, and scholars" together to excite interest in "the written word". A section on old Nebraska folk customs provides a wealth of information about holiday observances, literary and debating societies, political rallies, spelling contests, and various social traditions.

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Folklore tells us something about almost every aspect of the life of the people. This rich and entertaining collection of Nebraska pioneer folklore, taken largely from the Nebraska Folklore Pamphlets issued by the Federal Writers' Project in the s, is intended first and foremost for the general reader, for the people whose heritage it is/5(6).

In the essays specifically on Nebraska folklore, which comprise the bulk of the book, Pound exemplifies her pioneering view of folklore and models rigorous methods for its study using the “raw material” (viii) provided by her home state.Nebraska is located on the Great Plains, and has a history of Native American habitation going back thousands of years.

The French, Spanish, and English came in the late 17th and early 18th centuries to trade with the Natives, and the area eventually became part of the Louisiana Purchase. It has some interesting folklore associated with it.Complete the form and press "Request A Free Guide" to download the book from the next page.

Local Nebraska Folklore The Place Where Frozen Dinners were Invented. InCarl Swanson moved from his native Sweden to Omaha. Swanson put his $ nest egg into a partnership that grew into a food corporation. AroundClarence Birdseye.