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Author Olson, Greg, 1959-
Title Voodoo priests, noble savages, and Ozark Gypsies [electronic resource] : the life of folklorist Mary Alicia Owen / Greg Olson.
Published Columbia [Mo.] ; London : University of Missouri Press, c2012.
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 Electronic Book  GR55.O94 O47 2012eb    ONLINE
  
Description 1 online resource (x, 171 p.) : ill., ports.
Series Missouri biography series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 155-166) and index.
Contents 1. Queen City of the West, 1850-1860 -- 2. "Our unhappy country," 1860-1870 -- 3. Literary life, 1870-1890 -- 4. "White Voodoo," 1889-1891 -- 5. "A folklorist born, not made," 1891-1895 -- 6. Noble savages and Ozark Gypsies, 1894-1900 -- 7. Vanishing Indians, 1900-1904 -- 8. "Road to Paradise," 1905-1935 -- Epilogue: "Ever towards the setting sun they push us".
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Owen, Mary Alicia, 1850-1935.
Folklorists -- Missouri -- Biography.
Women folklorists -- Missouri -- Biography.
Women -- Missouri -- Saint Joseph -- Biography.
Women authors, American -- Missouri -- Biography.
Women intellectuals -- Missouri -- Saint Joseph -- Biography.
Missouri -- Biography.
Saint Joseph (Mo.) -- Biography.
Alternate Title Life of folklorist Mary Alicia Owen
Mary Alicia Owen
Related To Print version: Olson, Greg,. Voodoo priests, noble savages, and Ozark Gypsies. Columbia [Mo.] ; University of Missouri Press, c2012. 9780826219961 0826219969
ISBN 0826272959 (electronic bk.)
9780826272959 (electronic bk.)
9780826219961
0826219969