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The Resource Rainbow to yesterday : the John and Louisa Wetherill story, by Mary Apolline Comfort

Rainbow to yesterday : the John and Louisa Wetherill story, by Mary Apolline Comfort

Label
Rainbow to yesterday : the John and Louisa Wetherill story
Title
Rainbow to yesterday
Title remainder
the John and Louisa Wetherill story
Statement of responsibility
by Mary Apolline Comfort
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E78.C6
LC item number
C6 1980
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Rainbow to yesterday : the John and Louisa Wetherill story, by Mary Apolline Comfort
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-209)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • List of illustrations -- Introduction -- Quakers, guns, and gold -- The green years on the Mancos (1880-1896) -- Glimpses of ancient ruins (1874-1890) -- Increased interest in expeditions (1890-1906) -- Trading days begin (1900-1906) -- Place of moonlight water (Oljato) (1906-1910) -- Chief Hoskinini and his clan - The Tachini -- The ancient ones (1906-1910) -- Nonnezoshi - The rainbow rock -- Navajo language, herbs, and sand paintings -- Myths and legends - Navajo literature -- Where the water runs like fingers out of a hill (1910-1920) -- The roaring twenties and Kayenta (1930-1945) -- The family picture -- Asthon Sosi - Slim Woman - a portrait -- Hosteen John - a portrait -- The memorial -- L' Envoi
  • List of illustrations -- Rainbow bridge -- Four corners map -- Benjamin Kite Wetherill -- Marion Tompkins (Mrs. B.K.) Wetherill -- At Alamo Ranch, B.K. Wetherill with Ute friends -- The boy John Wetherill -- Four generations at Mancos, Colorado, circa 1902 -- Benjamin Wade Wetherill, son of John and Louisa -- Wetherill's trading post at Oljato, circa 1907 -- Inscriptio house ruin in Navajo National Monument -- John Wetherill with trail friend -- Louisa's interpretation of Prayer to Black Bear -- Wagons and tents were Kayenta trading post in 1910 -- Wetherill Lodge at Kayenta became an oasis in the desert -- Teddy Roosevelt follows John to Rainbow bridge, 1913 -- Lousia Wetherill with Sam Chief at U. of Arizona, 1919 -- Louisa Wetherill, a lecturer in California, 1923 -- La Osa, the Wetherill winter dude ranch on Mexican border -- Colville weighs wool at Kaytena trading post -- Artist James Swinnerton with Indian girls Betty and Fanny -- John and Lousa, Georgia Ida, Myrle Wetherill at Kaytena -- Georgia Ida, daughter of John and Louisa
Control code
6356981
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 209 pages
Lccn
78066052
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)6356981
Label
Rainbow to yesterday : the John and Louisa Wetherill story, by Mary Apolline Comfort
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-209)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • List of illustrations -- Introduction -- Quakers, guns, and gold -- The green years on the Mancos (1880-1896) -- Glimpses of ancient ruins (1874-1890) -- Increased interest in expeditions (1890-1906) -- Trading days begin (1900-1906) -- Place of moonlight water (Oljato) (1906-1910) -- Chief Hoskinini and his clan - The Tachini -- The ancient ones (1906-1910) -- Nonnezoshi - The rainbow rock -- Navajo language, herbs, and sand paintings -- Myths and legends - Navajo literature -- Where the water runs like fingers out of a hill (1910-1920) -- The roaring twenties and Kayenta (1930-1945) -- The family picture -- Asthon Sosi - Slim Woman - a portrait -- Hosteen John - a portrait -- The memorial -- L' Envoi
  • List of illustrations -- Rainbow bridge -- Four corners map -- Benjamin Kite Wetherill -- Marion Tompkins (Mrs. B.K.) Wetherill -- At Alamo Ranch, B.K. Wetherill with Ute friends -- The boy John Wetherill -- Four generations at Mancos, Colorado, circa 1902 -- Benjamin Wade Wetherill, son of John and Louisa -- Wetherill's trading post at Oljato, circa 1907 -- Inscriptio house ruin in Navajo National Monument -- John Wetherill with trail friend -- Louisa's interpretation of Prayer to Black Bear -- Wagons and tents were Kayenta trading post in 1910 -- Wetherill Lodge at Kayenta became an oasis in the desert -- Teddy Roosevelt follows John to Rainbow bridge, 1913 -- Lousia Wetherill with Sam Chief at U. of Arizona, 1919 -- Louisa Wetherill, a lecturer in California, 1923 -- La Osa, the Wetherill winter dude ranch on Mexican border -- Colville weighs wool at Kaytena trading post -- Artist James Swinnerton with Indian girls Betty and Fanny -- John and Lousa, Georgia Ida, Myrle Wetherill at Kaytena -- Georgia Ida, daughter of John and Louisa
Control code
6356981
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 209 pages
Lccn
78066052
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)6356981

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