Occoneechee
The Maid of the Mystic Lake
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Occoneechee The Maid of the Mystic Lake

By Robert Frank Jarrett
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Table of Contents
  • PREFACE.
  • BRIEF BIOGRAPHY OF THE AUTHOR.
  • CONTENTS
  • ILLUSTRATIONS
  • PART I
  • THE CHEROKEE
  • THE CHEROKEE.
  • A brief history of the Cherokee Nation or tribe.
  • PART II
  • OCCONEECHEE
  • OCCONEECHEE,
  • The Maid of the Mystic Lake,
    • I.
    • II.
  • PART III
  • MYTHS OF THE CHEROKEE
  • MYTHS OF THE CHEROKEE
    • MYTH ONE.
    • How the World Was Made.
    • MYTH TWO.
    • The First Fire.
    • MYTH THREE.
    • Origin of the Pleiades and the Pine.
    • MYTH FOUR.
    • The Milky Way.
    • MYTH FIVE.
    • The Deluge.
    • MYTH SIX.
    • How the Terrapin Beat the Rabbit.
    • MYTH SEVEN.
    • The Rabbit and the Tar Wolf.
    • MYTH EIGHT.
    • The Rabbit and the Possum After a Wife.
    • MYTH NINE.
    • How the Turkey Got His Beard.
    • MYTH TEN.
    • Why the Turkey Gobbles.
    • MYTH ELEVEN.
    • How the Kingfisher Got His Bill.
    • MYTH TWELVE.
    • How the Partridge Got His Whistle.
    • MYTH THIRTEEN.
    • How the Red Bird Got His Color.
    • MYTH FOURTEEN.
    • The Pheasant Beating Corn, the Origin of the Pheasant Dance.
    • MYTH FIFTEEN.
    • The Race Between the Crane and the Humming-Bird.
  • SNAKE, FISH AND INSECT MYTHS.
    • MYTH SIXTEEN.
    • The Snake Tribe.
    • MYTH SEVENTEEN.
    • The Uktena and the Ulunsuti.
    • MYTH EIGHTEEN.
    • Agan-uni-tsi’s Search for the Uktena.
    • MYTH NINETEEN.
    • The Red Man and the Uktena.
    • MYTH TWENTY.
    • The Hunter and the Uksuhi.
    • MYTH TWENTY-ONE.
    • The Ustutli.
    • MYTH TWENTY-TWO.
    • The Uwtsunta.
    • MYTH TWENTY-THREE.
    • The Snake Boy.
    • MYTH TWENTY-FOUR.
    • The Snake Man.
    • MYTH TWENTY-FIVE.
    • The Rattlesnake’s Revenge.
    • MYTH TWENTY-SIX.
    • The Nest of the Tlanuwas.
    • MYTH TWENTY-SEVEN.
    • The Hunter and the Tlanuwa.
    • MYTH TWENTY-EIGHT.
    • Utlunta, the Spear Finger.
    • MYTH TWENTY-NINE.
    • Nunyunuwi, the Stone Man.
    • MYTH THIRTY.
    • The Hunter and Dakwa.
    • MYTH THIRTY-ONE.
    • Atagahi, The Enchanted Lake.
    • MYTH THIRTY-TWO.
    • The Bride from the South.
    • MYTH THIRTY-THREE.
    • The Ice Man.
    • MYTH THIRTY-FOUR.
    • The Hunter and Selu.
    • MYTH THIRTY-FIVE.
    • The Nunnehi and Other Spirit Folks.
    • MYTH THIRTY-FIVE.
    • The Removed Town-house.
    • MYTH THIRTY-SIX.
    • The Spirit Defenders of Nikwasi.
    • MYTH THIRTY-SEVEN.
    • Kanasta, the Lost Settlement.
    • MYTH THIRTY-EIGHT.
    • Hemp-Carrier.
  • PART IV
  • GLOSSARY OF CHEROKEE WORDS
  • GLOSSARY OF CHEROKEE WORDS.
  • Colophon
    • Availability
    • Encoding
    • Revision History
    • External References
    • Corrections
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