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The cake / Nancy Lynn Hayes, 1980

Identifier: FA 2 Item
Report by Brigham Young University folklore student Nancy Lynn Hayes, who heard the story from an unknown source in 1977. Story about how when the Teton Dam burst, a wedding reception was interrupted. The cake is later found floating undamaged.


  • Other: 1980

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


1 p.

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Compare,,, and other Teton Dam flood legends.

General note

Informant was female.
General note Creator's sex is unknown.
General note Collector was female.
General note Collector was informant.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States