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7 edition of Gitchi Gumee found in the catalog.

Gitchi Gumee

by Anne Margaret Lewis

  • 124 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Mackinac Island Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fairy Tales & Folklore - General,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Fiction,
  • Bedtime & Dreams,
  • Stories in rhyme,
  • Fiction,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • Fairy Tales & Folklore - Native American,
  • Bedtime Stories,
  • Animals - Cats,
  • Lakes

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsKathleen Chaney Fritz (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8584184M
    ISBN 100974914592
    ISBN 109780974914596
    OCLC/WorldCa68373096

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      Bookend; Return to Gitche Gumee. By J. D. McClatchy. Oct. 22, Evangeline in the forest primeval, Hiawatha by the shores of Gitche Gumee, the midnight ride of . The Run to Gitche Gumee by Robert F. Jones - It’s , and Ben and Harry, two young men from Wisconsin, know their fun is about to come to an end. Ben will soon Released on: Febru


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Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. A wonderful story of a small boy who wants to sail across Gitchi Gumee, which /5.

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This spelling was learned, it is said, from Henry Schoolcraft, who worked with the Ojibwe people at the time Longfellow wrote the poem. Gitche Gumee was made into common currency by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, The Song of Hiawatha.

(see, e.g., New York: Hurst & Co. Pubs., ) It derives from the Obijway language term for the Lake: Otchipwe-kitchi-gami. By the shores of Gitche Gumee, By the shining Big-Sea-Water, Stood the wigwam of Nokomis.

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Dark behind it rose the forest, Rose the black and gloomy pine-trees, Rose the firs with cones upon them; Bright before it beat the water, Beat the clear and sunny water, Beat the shining Big-Sea-Water. There the wrinkled old. With 35 acres and over 50 different accomodation options available, Gitche Gumee Bible camp is the perfect location to host a retreat.

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The Song of Hiawatha is an epic poem in trochaic tetrameter by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow which features Native American characters. The epic relates the fictional adventures of an Ojibwe warrior named Hiawatha and the tragedy of his love for Minnehaha, a Dakota woman.

Events in the story are set in the Pictured Rocks area on the south shore of Lake Superior. By the shores of Gitchee Gumee, By the shining Big-Sea-Water, Stood the wigwam of Nokomis Daughter of the Moon, Nokomis. Dark behind it rose the forest, Rose the black and gloomy pine trees, Rose the firs with cones upon them; Bright before it beat the water, Beat the clear and sunny water, Beat the shining Big-Sea-Water.

There the wrinkled old Nokomis Nursed the little.The Song of Hiawatha XXII. Hiawatha's Departure; On the shores of Gitche Gumee, Of the shining Big-Sea-Water, Stood Nokomis, the old woman, Pointing with her finger westward, O'er the water pointing westward, To the purple clouds of sunset.

Fiercely the red sun descending.Gitche Gumee. likes. Jam band trio from Milwaukee, WI Nick: guitar, vocals Dan: bass, vocals Brandon: drums, vocalsFollowers: