Vintage Illustrated Book Indian Legends of the Pacific Northwest by Ella E Clark C 1960
Item number: hYKWpO5yBb4 32
Measures 8 inches tall, 5.5 inches wide, 225 pages. See pictures for condition. In good shape.
Contents include: From mountain peaks to indian legends, myths of the mountains, the spirits in nature, mount shasta and the grizzly bears, mount shasta and the great flood, the peaks of central oregon, mount jefferson and the great flood, the chiefs face on mount hod, a mount adams story, white eagle the law on mount adams, the bridge of the gods, the river spirit and the mountain demons, the origin of puget sound and the cascade range, indian names for mount rainier, mount rainier and the olympic mountains, mount rainier, the miser on mount rainier, the origin of mount si and the forests, kulshan and his two wives, mount baker and the great flood, the origin of sisters peak, other traditions of the great flood, the valley of peace in the olympics, the seven devils mountains, legends of the lakes, spirits and animals in the lakes, the origin of crater lake, the war between lao and skell a legend of crater lake, crater lake and the two hunters, another crater lake legend, the elk spirit of lost lake, the demons in spirit lake, kwatee and the monster in lake quinalt, the legend of lake crescent, nahkeeta a story of lake sutherland, mason lake and the crying look, the lake on vashon island, the lake and elk child, the monster and lake chelan, the lakes of the grand coulee, spokane lake of long ago, chief josephs story of wallowa lake, tales of the rivers rocks and waterfalls, the animal people of long ago, creation of the animal people, how coyote got his special power, why rivers flow but one way, how coyote made the columbia river, coyote and the monster of the columbia, why coyote changed the course of the columbia river, how coyote helped the people, the origin of willamette falls, pillar rock, the cave monster of the willamette valley, the legend of multnomah falls, horsetail falls and beacon rock, latourell falls and the pillars of hercules, why the columbia sparkles, the ever watchful eye, the painted rocks at naches gap, the origin of the petrified forest, legends of steamboat rock, the hee hee stone, the origin of the spokane river, the origin of palouse falls, beaver and the grande ronde river, destruction island and tatoosh island, how kwatee made the rivers and rocks, how kwatee changed the world, a potlatch on the oregon coast, myths of creation the sky and storms, why and when the tales were told, the creation of the klamath world, in the beginning of the modoc world, the origin of the chinook indians, in the beginning of the nisqually world, the beginning of the skagit world, the beginning and end of the okanogan world, creation of the yakima world, the story of the changer, the changer comes to the lummi, pushing up the sky, how raven helped the ancient people, how the people got the sun, the big dipper and the milky way, the seven sisters of the sky, two canoes in the sky, the origin of cassiopeias chair, the earth people visit the sky people, the northern lights and the creatures of the sky, thunderbird and whale, thunder and lightning, thunders spirit power, thunder and his son in law, the battle with snow, the chinook wind, how coyote made the indian tribes, guardian spirits, the hazelnut a guardian spirit, the origin of guardian spirits and of sweat lodge, the origin of the root festival, the origin of the potlatch, coyote and crow, how coyote brought fire to the people, how beaver stole the fire, coyote and eagle visit the land of the dead, memaloose island the island of the dead, the mortal who married a merman, the maiden of deception pass, the maiden sacrificed to winter, legend of the white deer, the coming of the white people, the first ship.