WorldCat Identities

Felton, Harold W. 1902-1991

Overview
Works: 51 works in 132 publications in 2 languages and 8,155 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Folklore  Biography  Legends  Songs and music  Fiction  History  Tall tales  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler
Classifications: PZ8.1.F27, B
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Most widely held works about Harold W Felton
  • Papers by Harold W Felton( )
 
Most widely held works by Harold W Felton
Legends of Paul Bunyan by Harold W Felton( Book )

12 editions published between 1947 and 2008 in English and held by 930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who was the largest baby ever born in the state of Maine? Who dug the Great Lakes? Who gouged out the Grand Canyon? Why, Paul Bunyan, of course, America's finest, fastest, funniest lumberman and favorite tall-tale hero
John Henry and his hammer by Harold W Felton( Book )

7 editions published between 1950 and 1965 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Describes the life of the legendary steel-driving man who was born and who died with a hammer in his hand." --
Pecos Bill, Texas cowpuncher by Harold W Felton( Book )

12 editions published between 1949 and 1966 in 3 languages and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story fo the life of Pecos Bill
New tall tales of Pecos Bill by Harold W Felton( Book )

4 editions published between 1958 and 1963 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American legendary hero, Bill-- how he invented the sourdough biscuit and how he conquered the Sockdolager of the Sea so that the state of California was pulled out of shape
Mumbet : the story of Elizabeth Freeman by Harold W Felton( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the first Negro slave to win her freedom in the courts of Massachusetts
Cowboy jamboree: western songs & lore by Harold W Felton( )

3 editions published in 1951 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nat Love, Negro cowboy by Harold W Felton( Book )

4 editions published between 1969 and 1981 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of a boy freed from slavery during the Civil War who, at age fifteen, went West to become a cowpuncher, champion roper, sharpshooter, and bronco rider, and finally a Pullman porter
Jim Beckwourth, Negro mountain man by Harold W Felton( Book )

6 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward Rose : Negro trail blazer by Harold W Felton( Book )

3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Few biographical facts exist about Edward Rose, a guide of the Early West, yet historical chronicles show he was present at most of the major events that expanded the American frontier in the early 1800's
Pecos Bill and the mustang by Harold W Felton( Book )

5 editions published between 1965 and 1970 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wild tale of Pecos Bill and how he got his first horse and became the first cowboy
True tall tales of Stormalong; sailor of the seven seas by Harold W Felton( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The many tall tales about Stormalong are combined to form the seaman's life story
Nancy Ward, Cherokee by Harold W Felton( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief biography of the eighteenth-century Cherokee Indian woman who did much to help her own people and to assist the colonists in their fight for independence
Mike Fink, best of the keelboatmen, being a revealing and trustworthy account of events in the life of the renowned riverman by Harold W Felton( Book )

4 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains facts, anecdotes, history, legend, and folklore of Mike Fink; including his experiences in his inimitable craft, the Lightfoot
Bowleg Bill : seagoing cowpuncher by Harold W Felton( Book )

6 editions published between 1957 and 1967 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tall tales about a seagoing cowpuncher who roped whales instead of cows
James Weldon Johnson by Harold W Felton( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in Undetermined and English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the lawyer, poet, editor, and musician who helped found the NAACP
Big Mose : hero fireman by Harold W Felton( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Big Mose, legendary fireman of New York, proves that flying on a rooftop blown off from a burning building is all in a day's work
Sergeant O'Keefe and his mule, Balaam by Harold W Felton( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tall-tale adventures of real-life U.S. Army Signal Corps' weatherman, Sergeant John Timothy O'Keefe, atop Pike's Peak weather station in 1881
A horse named Justin Morgan by Harold W Felton( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deborah Sampson : soldier of the Revolution by Harold W Felton( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of Deborah Sampson Gannett, a young woman who, disguised as a man, served in the army during the American Revolution
Ely S. Parker : spokesman for the Senecas by Harold W Felton( Book )

3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Iroquois Indian who rose to prominent leadership positions in both the Indian and white man's world by meeting the white men on their own ground instead of the battlefield
 
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Legends of Paul Bunyan
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Alternative Names
Felton, H. 1902-1991

Felton, H. W. 1902-1991

Felton, Harold 1902-1991

Felton, Harold W. 1902-1991

Felton, Harold W. (Harold William), 1902-1991

Felton, Harold William 1902-1991

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