Folk-lore of the Cherokee of Robeson County, North Carolina.

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Parsons, Elsie Clews.  “Folk-lore of the Cherokee of Robeson County, North Carolina.”  Journal of American Folklore 32.125 (July-Sept. 1919): 384-93.


Notes Black and White (probably Scotch) sources in Indian tales, riddles, and beliefs.  Describes Indian quilting, reprints 25 riddles, and discusses tales (especially about witches), superstitions, and folk remedies.

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Mary Livermore Library,UNC-Pembroke, Pembroke, NC.

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