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Parsons, Elsie Worthington Clews 1874-1941

Overview
Works: 274 works in 976 publications in 8 languages and 20,739 library holdings
Genres: Folklore  History  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Legends  Biography  Fiction  Pictorial works  Archives 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Composer, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: GR1, 970.3
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American Indian life by Elsie Worthington Clews Parsons( Book )

49 editions published between 1922 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of essays on native American life in eight sections: plains tribes, tribes of the middle west, eastern tribes, tribes of the south-west, Mexican tribes, Pacific coast tribes, northern Athabascan tribes, and Eskimo. Includes some articles on shamanism, upbringing of children, etc
Isleta paintings by Elsie Worthington Clews Parsons( Book )

37 editions published between 1940 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mitla, town of the souls : and other Zapoteco-speaking pueblos of Oaxaca, Mexico by Elsie Worthington Clews Parsons( Book )

33 editions published between 1936 and 1970 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tewa tales by Elsie Worthington Clews Parsons( Book )

21 editions published between 1926 and 1994 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This collection of more than one hundred tales from both New Mexico and Arizona Tewa, first published in 1926, bears witness to the rich cultural history of this Puebloan people. In addition to emergence and animal stories, the tales also provide an account of many social customs such as wedding ceremonials and relay racing that show marked differences between the two tribal groups."--BOOK JACKET
Pueblo Indian religion by Elsie Worthington Clews Parsons( Book )

25 editions published between 1939 and 1996 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folk-lore of the Sea islands, South Carolina by Elsie Worthington Clews Parsons( Book )

18 editions published between 1923 and 1975 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There are 178 folktales, as well as riddles, proverbs, toasts and other verses, game-songs and other songs; including a section on folkways and notions, covering topics such as birth, death, weather, and dreams
Folk-lore of the Antilles, French and English ... by Elsie Worthington Clews Parsons( Book )

35 editions published between 1933 and 1976 in 5 languages and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Educational legislation and administration of the colonial governments by Elsie Worthington Clews Parsons( Book )

21 editions published between 1899 and 1992 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taos tales by Elsie Worthington Clews Parsons( Book )

20 editions published between 1940 and 2012 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nearly 100 authentic tales offer an unparalleled glimpse into beliefs and culture of the Pueblo Indians: "The Kachina Suitors and Coyote," "Magpie and the Corn Mothers," "Turquoise Boy Races the Deer Boys," "The Envious Hunter," "The Jealous Girls," "Echo Boy," "Escape Up the Tree," and many more
Kiowa tales by Elsie Worthington Clews Parsons( Book )

8 editions published between 1929 and 1969 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hopi journal of Alexander M. Stephen by Alexander MacGregor Stephen( Book )

10 editions published between 1936 and 2006 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The social organization of the Tewa of New Mexico by Elsie Worthington Clews Parsons( Book )

24 editions published between 1929 and 1974 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Located in Southwest Collection
The family : an ethnographical and historical outline with descriptive notes, planned as a text-book for the use of college lecturers and of directors of home-reading clubs by Elsie Worthington Clews Parsons( Book )

19 editions published between 1906 and 2013 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hopi and Zuñi ceremonialism by Elsie Worthington Clews Parsons( Book )

20 editions published between 1933 and 1985 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peguche, canton of Otavalo, province of Imbabura, Ecuador : a study of Andean Indians by Elsie Worthington Clews Parsons( Book )

21 editions published between 1945 and 1980 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taos Pueblo by Elsie Worthington Clews Parsons( Book )

19 editions published between 1936 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Pueblo Indian journal, 1920-1921 by Crow-wing( Book )

13 editions published between 1925 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes on the Caddo by Elsie Worthington Clews Parsons( Book )

16 editions published between 1941 and 1969 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains a brief history on the traditions of the Caddo Indians: i.e.; government, kinship, hunting, rites, family groups, and other miscellaneous topics
Folk-lore from the Cape Verde Islands by Elsie Worthington Clews Parsons( Book )

14 editions published between 1923 and 1976 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folk-tales of Andros Island, Bahamas by Elsie Worthington Clews Parsons( Book )

18 editions published between 1918 and 1976 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names

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Clew Parsons, Elsie, 1875-1941

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Clews Parsons, Elsie

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Elsie Clews Parsons Amerikaans antropologe (1875-1941)

Elsie Clews Parsons anthropologue américaine

Elsie Clews Parsons US-amerikanische Soziologin und Anthropologin

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Parsons, E. W. C. (Elsie Worthington Clews), 1875-1941

Parsons, Elsie C.

Parsons, Elsie C. 1874-1941

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Parsons Elsie Worthington Clews 1875-1941

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Tewa talesPueblo Indian religionTaos talesHopi journal of Alexander M. StephenA Pueblo Indian journal, 1920-1921A woman's quest for science : portrait of anthropologist Elsie Clews ParsonsScientists and storytellers : feminist anthropologists and the construction of the American Southwest