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The white wampum

E. Pauline Johnson

The white wampum

by E. Pauline Johnson

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Published by J. Lane, Copp Clark in London, Toronto .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby E. Pauline Johnson.
SeriesCIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 07618
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination2 microfiches (62 fr.).
Number of Pages62
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18933947M
ISBN 100665076185

This book discusses how the Native Americans from Northeastern North America used Quahog shell wampum. It also describes the items that they made with it. Black & white illustrations. The new edition has color photographs of existing contemporary wampum belts. Read the Denver Art Museum Leaflet Iroquoian and Algonkin Wampum: Manufacture and Uses.   WAMPUM, or Wampum-Peage (Amer. Ind. wampum, "white", peag, "bead"), the shell-money of the North American Indians. It consisted of beads made from shells, and unlike the cowry-money of India and Africa (which was the shell in its natural state), required a considerable measure of skill in its manufacture.

50 Mini Wampum Shells/4 White Wampum's/Sea Shells/Craft Supplies/Beach Supplies/Natural Shell/Jewelry Supplies/Bulk Wampum Shells/ SeaGlassCoveDesigns 5 .   The Importance of Wampum Belts in the Haudenosaunee Culture Wampum beads are powerful symbols of the Haudenosaunee culture. They played an important role as it helped them keep record of important stories and the ideas. The word wampum came from the Algonquian word wampumpeag meaning white shell beads. Originally, white and purple were the main.

Reading the Wampum offers another approach, focusing on the works of contemporary Haudenosaunee authors, artists, and film makers to demonstrate the enduring relevance of wampum traditions and teachings."—Colin G. Calloway, John Kimball Jr. Professor of History and Professor of Native American Studies, Dartmouth College. Title: The white wampum: Publication Type: Book: Year of Publication: Authors: Johnson, Emily Pauline: Publisher: J. Lane: City: London.


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White Wampum: The story of Kateri Tekakwitha [Patterson, Frances Taylor] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. White Wampum: The story of Kateri TekakwithaAuthor: Frances Taylor Patterson. The Wampum, PA White Pages phone book. Search our online phone book to find phone numbers, addresses, and more.

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Wampum is a traditional shell bead of the Eastern Woodlands tribes of American Indians. It includes white shell beads hand fashioned from the North Atlantic channeled whelk shell and white and purple beads made from the quahog or Western North Atlantic hard-shelled clam.

Before European contact, strings of wampum were used for storytelling, ceremonial gifts, and recording important treaties. 8 rows    Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Replica Two-Row Wampum. The Two-Row wampum codified an alliance between the Haudenosaunee and the Dutch in the early s.

The white shells symbolize the purity of the agreement and represent a river. Three beads of white wampum separate the purple rows, and those three beads represent peace, friendship and respect.

The white wampum London: John Lane, Genre: Poetry Audience: Adult. Websites about The white wampum: Flint and Feather Author: Emily Pauline Johnson Type: etext Description: Complete text of all the poems from the anthology Flint and Feather, including the poems from The White Wampum and CanadianBorn, as well as other miscellaneous poems.

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$ Free shipping. item 3 The White Wampum by E. Pauline Johnson rare 1st edition & Flint & Feather - The White Wampum by E. Pauline Johnson rare 1st edition & Flint & Feather. Wampum was white or purple beads and discs fashioned from two shells: the white beads from the whelk, a sea snail with a spiral shape, and the quahog, a clam with purple and white coloring.

Quahogs are found in the waters from Cape Cod south to New York, with a. Buy This Book in Print. summary. Since the fourteenth century, Eastern Woodlands tribes have used delicate purple and white shells called “wampum” to form intricately woven belts.

These wampum belts depict significant moments in the lives of the people who make up the tribes, portraying everything from weddings to treaties. Book Accessories Children's Books Art & Photography Books There are white wampum for sale on Etsy, and they cost $ on average.

The most common white wampum material is shell. The most popular color. You guessed it. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

White Wampum: The Story Of Kateri Tekakwitha. Title: White Wampum: The Story Of Kateri Tekakwitha. Fictionalized biography of Kateri Tekakwitha, a Seller Rating: % positive. Book from Project Gutenberg: The White Wampum. EMBED (for hosted blogs and item tags).

These small white shells were used to create the white wampum beads. Wampum beads. Close-up of wampum beads knotted into a belt. White and purple coloured beads. White beads indicate peace, understanding or a desire for understanding, and sociability (Muller, ).

Purple beads generally indicate mourning, serious events, death, or important. Addeddate Bib_id Call number copp Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II Foldoutcount 0 Identifier whitewampum00john Identifier-ark.

The well-known critic Hector Charlesworth, reviewing White Wampum, her first book of verse, in Canadian Magazine inpraised her work unreservedly: “ never is there a touch of that wretched obscurantism so prevalent in the efforts of Mr.

Bliss Carman and some of his imitators. Health and sanity, and earnestness pulse through every line Author: Stephen Osborne. The proportionate scarcity of the Quahog dark beads doubled their value to that of white wampum.

Though wampum is most often associated with the Iroquois, and there are claims that the Iroquois were the first producers of wampum beads, it is more likely that. Get directions, reviews and information for Wampum Saver in Show Low, AZ. This resource book was produced with the participation of the Kitche Manitoo, the Spirits, the Star People and the Beings of light of the Wampum belts, the little People, the Ocean, the Milky way, the Stars, The Pleiades, the white sea Shells, the blue Quohag, mother Earth, the Trees to make the Lodges, the Spirit of the Ancestors of the (note on left edge - 2 vertical rows of white wampum) White shell bead belt with two parallel black shell bead rows which stop.

prior to the ends of the belt. 13 rows. Length unknown One end attached leather fringes. Exchange Newhouse collection, made in Unknown Source. Tehanetorens NYSM E 9 rows (3white, 1 black, 1 white.Wampum book.

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