Myths of the Iroquois by Erminnie Adele Platt Smith

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Published by Government Printing Office in [Washington, D.C .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Indians of North America -- New York (State) -- Religion,
  • Iroquois Indians -- Folklore,
  • Iroquois Indians -- Religion,
  • Legends -- New York (State)

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Book details

Statementby Erminnie A. Smith.
SeriesAnnual report of the Bureau of Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution -- 2d, 1880-"81.
The Physical Object
Paginationp. 47-116, [4] leaves of plates ;
Number of Pages116
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14460794M
LC Control Number16005481
OCLC/WorldCa9863658

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Iroquois Gods and Heroes THE myths of the Iroquois are of exceptional interest because of the portraits they present of several semi-historical heroes. The earliest substratum of the myths of this people deals with the adventures of their principal deity, Hi’nun,the Thunder-god, who, with his brother, the West Wind, finally overcame and exterminated the powerful race of Stone Giants.

The Iroquois are a group of several Native American tribes, they are also known as the Haudenosaunee ('People of the Longhouse').

One of their core beliefs was that nature was manipulated by Spirits. who also controlled the seasons. Our collection is taken from the book 'Stories the Iroquois Tell Their Children' by Mabel Powers, published in   Myths and legends of the New York state Iroquois Item Preview remove-circle Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.).

Pages: The Niagara Falls, or Nee-ah-gah-rah (Thundering Waters) are the most sacred waters of the Iroquois people, and a focus of many of their legends and myths.

For centuries, the Iroquois believed that the sound of the waterfall was the voice of the mighty spirit of the waters. The Paperback of the Myths of the Iroquois by Erminnie A. Smith at Barnes & Noble.

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Once upon a time there was an island that floated high above the she water, this is where all the sky people lived. On this island there was one large.

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Parker. E 99 I7 P25 The edge of the woods: Iroquoia, / Jon Parmenter. The Iroquois people have a number of foundation myths that they passed down orally rather than writing them down. The Iroquois believed the world came to be when a god fell to earth and gave birth. Tehnetoren's `Legends of the Iroquois was devised to instruct Indian school children, and collects some favorite tales for curriculum purposes.

Some of the character names clearly denote important historical encounters and events/5(11). Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion.

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Iagentci: Iagentci plays a key role in the Iroquois myth of creation. When she became pregnant, her husband suspected her of cheating on him with the war god and banished her from the land in the. Iroquois Creation Myth Long before the world was created there was an island, floating in the sky, upon which the Sky People lived.

They lived quietly and happily. No one ever died or was born or experienced sadness. However one day one of the Sky Women realized she was going to give birth to twins. She told her husband, who flew into a rage. "The World on Turtle's Back" is a creation myth because it explains how the Iroquois believe that the earth was created.

The Iroquois perform rituals to honor the twins in "The World on Turtle's Back," illustrating the Iroquoian belief that the twins are gods and it is important to show them devotion.

The principal monuments of the once powerful Iroquois are their myths and folklore, with the language in which they are embodied. As these monuments are fast crumbling away, through their contact with European civilization, the ethnologist must hasten his search among them in order to trace the history of their laws of mind and the records of their customs, ideas, laws, and beliefs.

Both of these books are valuable for their insights on the formation of the Iroquois League, as are Jon Parmenter, The Edge of the Woods: Iroquoia,(Lansing: Michigan State University Press, ) and Robert D.

Kuhn and Martha L. Sempowski, “A New Approach to Dating the League of the Iroquois,” American Antiquity, 66 (), The principal monuments of the once powerful Iroquois are their myths and folklore, with the language in which they are embodied.

As these monuments are fast crumbling away, through their contact with European civilization, the ethnologist must hasten his search among them in order to trace the history of their laws of mind and the records of their customs, ideas, laws, and : Madison & Adams Press.

The Pilgrims and ship's officers discussed the damage to the ship and decided to continue the voyage. The book Stories the Iroquois Tell Their Children, by Mabel Powers, most likely includes.

versions of traditional Iroquois myths. he book Stories The book Stories the Iroquois Tell Their Children, by Mabel Powers, most likely includes (option B)versions of traditional Iroquois myths. It might include stories that the Indians told their children and they pasted on generation to generations.

They are mostly legends of animals, men and the Great Spirit. Myths of the Iroquois. [Erminnie Adele Platt Smith] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: Erminnie Adele Platt Smith.

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Smith - Free Ebook. “There is an Iroquois myth that describes a choice the nation was once forced to make. The myth has various forms. This is the simplest version. A council of the tribes was called to decide where to move on for the next hunting season.

What the council had not known, however, was that the. Children's picture book telling the story of Sky Woman, Flint, and Sapling. Legends, Traditions and Laws of the Iroquois: Collection of Iroquois legends and oral history told by a Tuscarora chief.

Iroquois Indian Myths And Legends: Traditional stories from the Iroquois tribes. Additional Resources People of the Longhouse Iroquois mythology The. Myths and Legends of the New York State Iroquois, Issues Volumes of Annual report, New York State Museum Issue of Bulletin (New York (State).

State Musuem and Science Service)) Issue of Bulletin of the New York State Museum, ISSN Issue of Education Department bulletin, NY University of the State of New York.

Genre/Form: Folklore: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Converse, Harriet Maxwell, Myths and legends of the New York Iroquois. Port Washington, N.Y. The Genesis God is thought of as more of a paternal God who loves His children but reprimands them when the children disobey, where the gods of the Iroquois is just revered and respected, no mention of punishment for humans is mentioned in the Iroquois myth.

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The Sacred Texts DVD-ROM own the wisdom of the ages. Sign up for sacred-texts updates by email. Enter your Email Preview. Myth Analysis In the Iroquois creation myth, Sky Woman understood that she was pregnant with twins and was pushed by her husband into the Earth’s waters below the above world.

Little Toad was able to bring up mud to spread on Big Turtle’s back, and it grew to become the size of North America where Sky Woman created the Iroquois world.

The Iroquois Creation Story The creation of the earth and human life is seen in similar ways between most people, but the details are not all the same. There are some similarities and differences between the creation stories of the Native Americans, specifically the Iroquois Creation Story, and the book of Genesis from the Bible.

The main idea of the creation is the same between. Read "Myths of the Iroquois" by Erminnie A. Smith available from Rakuten Kobo. • illustrations • a linked Table of Contents CONTENTS (abridged list) Chapter I.—Gods and other supernatural beings Hi-n Brand: Volumesofvalue.The Myth Of The Iroquois Creation Story Words | 4 Pages.

someone or something. We all have beliefs and have obtained those believes individually in many different ways and whose to say that belief is right or wrong, or true or false.Myths explain how the world began, where people came from, and the origins of local landmarks, plants, and animals.

They also show people how to treat one another. The Iroquois people, who live in New York and Canada, tell this myth about how the world was created.

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