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Bear Lake monster / Madalyn Backlund, 1971

 Item
Identifier: FA 3 Series 5 Sub-Series 5 Item 2.5.5.1.1

Scope and Contents

Report by Brigham Young University folklore student Madalyn Backlund, who collected information from Dale L. Swenson. A monster lives in the deepest parts of Bear Lake and devours boats that get caught on the lake during storms.

Dates

  • 1971

Conditions Governing Access note

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use note

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Collection of supernatural non-religious legends must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Extent

1 p.

Language

English

General

Informant was male.

General

Creator's sex is unknown.

General

Collector was female.

General

Collector is informant's daughter.

General

Item was collected in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States