Courlander, Harold, 1908-1996. Hopi voices: recollections, traditions, and narratives of the Hopi Indians

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1 Myths And Legends

1 The Four Worlds And The Emergence 1

2 Emergence: Choosing The Corn

3 Reflections On The Emergence

4 Origins

5 Beginnings Of The Bear Clan

6 The Palatkwapi Story, I A Walpi Tobacco Clan Version

7 The Palatkwapi Story, Ii An Oraibi Coyote Clan Version

8 The Palatkwapi Story, Iii An Oraibi Sun Clan Version

9 The Palatkwapi Story, Iv A Walpi Water Clan Version

10 Some Hopi Beliefs

11 The Dispersal From Sikyatki, I A Walpi-hano Version

12 The Dispersal From Sikyatki, Ii An Oraibi Version

13 The Dispersal From Sikyatki, Iii Bird Race Version, From Oraibi

14 How The Coyote Clan Went To Oraibi

15 The Destruction Of Awatovi A Walpi Reed Clan Version

16 The Village At Lamehva How The Reed Clan Came To Walpi 1

17 The Reed Clan's Arrival

18 The Spruce Tree Ceremony At Pivanhonkapi

19 Destruction By Fire

20 The Races At Tsikuvi

21 The Village At Queungofovi

2 Recollections And Explanations

22 The Emergence As A Children's Story

23 The Deity Masauwu

24 The Land Of The Dead 1

25 Burial In Oraibi

26 Burial On First Mesa

27 Harvesting Eagles, I

28 Harvesting Eagles, Ii

29 Harvesting Eagles, Iii 1

30 Kachina Fraternity Whippings

31 Hopi Slaves In Santa Fe

32 Homecoming Of A Hopi Slave

33 The Pueblo Revolt Against The Spanish

34 Oraibi And The Pueblo Revolt

35 An Oraibi Raid Against Walpi

36 The “hanos” 1

37 First Mesa Pottery

38 Moencopi And Tuba City

39 Comments On Voth 1

40 The Split At Oraibi

41 The Burning Of The Altars 1

42 Oraibi Before The Split

43 Government Water In Moencopi

44 Women As Chiefs

45 The Yaya Fraternity, I

46 The Yaya Fraternity, Ii

47 The Yaponcha People

48 Hippies In Shongopovi

49 Hopi Religion And The Missionaries 1

50 Ancestral Boundaries, I

51 Ancestral Boundaries, Ii

52 Visit To Washington 1

3 Adventures And Exploits

53 The Boy And The Eagle 1

54 The Boy Who Crossed The Great Water

55 A Wife Who Joined A Secret Society

56 The Antelope Boy

57 Honwaima And The Bear People

58 The Girl And The Kachina

59 The Navajo Boy And Death

60 The Coyote People

4 Games And Pranks Of The Warrior Brothers

61 The Pokangs And The Blanket Game

62 The Pokangs' Rolling Game

63 The Pokangs And The Dance At Terkinovi

5 Tales About Coyote And Other Animals

64 Coyote And The Stars

65 Coyote Envies The Turkey's Spots

66 Coyote And Snake Exchange Visits

67 Turtle's Crying Song

68 Coyote And The Dancing Birds

69 Holding Up The Cliff 1

70 Coyote Envies The Fawn's Spots

71 Grey Hawk And The Field Mouse

72 Mockingbird, Giver Of Bird Calls

73 The Animals Play The Shoe Game

74 Calling The Sun To Rise

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Author: Author's name as listed in Library of Congress records

Title: Hopi voices: recollections, traditions, and narratives of the Hopi Indians

Published By: Original publisher Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press. 1982. xli, 255 p.

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication recorded, transcribed, and annotated by Hartold Courlander

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2000. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Hopi (NT09)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Literary texts (539); Clans (614); Literature (538); Traditional history (173); External relations (648);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document The texts in this collection of Hopi narratives include myths, legends, clan chronicles, oral history accounts, comments on and explanations of Hopi traditions and beliefs, and tales of adventures and personal exploits. Courlander's introduction to this source provides background on the Hopi and Hopi history and includes a discussion of Hopi narratives in general and of the themes, characters, and humor in the texts presented.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 14

Document ID: HRAF's unique document identifier. The first part is the OWC identifier and the second part is the document number in three digits. nt09-014

Document Type: May include journal articles, essays, collections of essays, monographs or chapters/parts of monographs. Monograph

Language: Language that the document is written in English

Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-255) Most of the narrative material in this source has been indexed for Literary Texts (539) and Literature (538), along with other subjectswhere appropriate. Oral history texts have been indexed for Traditional History (173).

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document 1968-1977

Evaluation: In this alphanumeric code, the first part designates the type of person writing the document, e.g. Ethnographer, Missionary, Archaeologist, Folklorist, Linguist, Indigene, and so on. The second part is a ranking done by HRAF anthropologists based on the strength of the source material on a scale of 1 to 5, as follows: 1 - poor; 2 - fair; 3 - good, useful data, but not uniformly excellent; 4 - excellent secondary data; 5 - excellent primary data Ethnographer-4,5

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. Gerald Reid ; 1988

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). not specified

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) Hopi pueblos, northeastern Arizona, United States

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Hopi Indians


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