Maiden of the mist

author: Charles, Veronika Martenova
A retelling of a Seneca Indian legend about Lelawala, the daughter of a Seneca chief who tries to save her people from a deadly disease by appealing to the thunder god Hinu who lives under Niagara Falls.
year: 2001
call number/section: 398.2, 398.23, 398.26
subjects: seneca indians, folklore, seneca mythology, niagara falls (n.y. and ont.), folklore, native americans, seneca, indians of north america

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Maiden of the mist
Charles, Veronika Martenova
Distributed in the U.S. by General Distribution Services (2001)
A retelling of a Seneca Indian legend about Lelawala, the daughter of a Seneca chief who tries to save her people from a deadly disease by appealing to the thunder god Hinu who lives under Niagara Falls.
Schools: 22



Maiden of the mist
Charles, Veronika Martenova

When a young Seneca girl saves her people in the conflict between the horned viper and the thunder god, it results in the formation of Niagara Falls.
Schools: 1


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