American Background in Longfellow's "The Song of Hiawatha" Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title American Background in Longfellow's "The Song of Hiawatha"

Creator

  • Author: Doty, Fern Marie
    Creator Type: Personal

Contributor

  • Chair: Sampley, Arthur M. (Arthur McCullough), 1903-1975
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Major Professor
  • Committee Member: Bridges, Clarence Allen
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Minor Professor

Publisher

  • Name: North Texas State Teachers College
    Place of Publication: Denton, Texas

Date

  • Creation: 1940

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: The background for "The Song of Hiawatha" is explicitly American, for Longfellow has preserved many legends, traditions, and customs of the aborigines with fidelity. As a whole, "The Song of Hiawatha" is a successful delineation of the aborigines of North America. Longfellow preserved the most interesting legends and supplemented them with accounts of Indian life.
  • Physical Description: vi, 157 leaves : ill.

Subject

  • Keyword: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  • Keyword: Native Americans
  • Keyword: poetry
  • Keyword: Song of Hiawatha
  • Keyword: legends
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882. Song of Hiawatha.

Collection

  • Name: UNT Theses and Dissertations
    Code: UNTETD

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries
    Code: UNT

Rights

  • Rights Access: public
  • Rights License: copyright
  • Rights Statement: Copyright is held by the author, unless otherwise noted. All rights reserved.
  • Rights Holder: Doty, Fern Marie

Resource Type

  • Thesis or Dissertation

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • Call Number: 379 N81 no.319
  • Accession or Local Control No: n_00319
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2464229
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc83348

Degree

  • Degree Level: Master's
  • Degree Grantor: North Texas State Teachers College
  • Degree Name: Master of Arts
  • Academic Department: Department of English
  • Degree Discipline: English

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