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Parapsychology -- Folklore

 Subject
Subject Source: Rbtyp

Found in 202 Collections and/or Records:

The pits of the dead sheep / Melissa Conklin, 1975 February 25

 Item
Identifier: FA 3 Series 5 Sub-Series 2 Item 2.5.2.2.2.1
Scope and Contents Report by Brigham Young University folklore student Melissa Conklin, who collected information from Elsie Webster. A half-sheep man lurks near abandoned sheep-slaughtering pits.
Dates: 1975 February 25

The pits of the dead sheep / Melissa Conklin, 1975 February 25

 Item
Identifier: FA 3 Series 5 Sub-Series 4 Item 2.5.4.4.1
Scope and Contents Report by Brigham Young University folklore student Melissa Conklin, who collected information from Elsie Webster. A half-sheep half-man creature lurks near old sheep-slaughtering pits.
Dates: 1975 February 25

The Rebobs / Kelly Husbands, 1984 July 21

 Item
Identifier: FA 3 Series 5 Sub-Series 4 Item 2.5.4.7.1
Scope and Contents Report by Utah State University folklore student Kelly Husbands, who collected information from Patrick Nord. A boy and girl in Napa Valley are startled when a hairy ape-like creature jumps onto their car.
Dates: 1984 July 21

The sacred grounds of Alpine, Utah / George Lowe, 1975

 Item
Identifier: FA 3 Series 2 Sub-Series 2 Sub-Series 4 Item 2.2.2.4.10.1
Scope and Contents note Report by Brigham Young University folklore student George Lowe, who collected information from Lon Anderson. Three stories are related about Sacred Grounds. The first deals with a girl who gets lost on a campout and her father who goes out searching for her, but is never heard from again. The second details several complications that result in the cancellation of plans to build an elementary school on the grounds. The last is the account of a man who sees a glowing object in the bushes on the...
Dates: 1975

The scream of Sasquatch / Mark D. Andrus, 1984 July 3

 Item
Identifier: FA 3 Series 5 Sub-Series 4 Item 2.5.4.1.7
Scope and Contents Report by Utah State University folklore student Mark D. Andrus, who collected information from Alan S. Pitt. Two loggers hear an unearthly scream in the forest and race away in a truck.
Dates: 1984 July 3

The statue of the unknown soldier / Robert Bachman, 1983

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Identifier: FA 3 Series 2 Sub-Series 2 Sub-Series 1 Item 2.2.2.1.10.4
Scope and Contents note Report by Utah State University folklore student Robert Bachman. If you drive around the statue with your lights off, the statue will turn and watch you.
Dates: 1983

The statue / Vicky Kulsic, 1983 January

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Identifier: FA 3 Series 2 Sub-Series 2 Sub-Series 1 Item 2.2.2.1.10.1
Scope and Contents note Report by Utah State University folklore student Vicky Kulsic, who collected information from Mary Chandlier. In the Ogden Cemetery there is a statue of a woman. Its head will turn to follow you if you walk around it. If you go on Hallow's Eve, the statue will utter a word and cry blood.
Dates: 1983 January

The Tony Grove ghost / Sue Fredrickson, 1981

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Identifier: FA 3 Series 2 Sub-Series 2 Sub-Series 1 Item 2.2.2.0.3.1
Scope and Contents note Report by Utah State University folklore student Sue Fredrickson, who collected information from Pam Allen. Two men are staying in an isolated cabin. One is killed by a bear and his friend buries him. But every day, the body appears in the cabin again. The remaining man eventually shoots himself.
Dates: 1981

The wailing woman / Dave Vanderhoof, 1978 October 26

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Identifier: FA 3 Series 2 Sub-Series 2 Sub-Series 1 Item 2.2.2.1.1.9
Scope and Contents note Report by Utah State University folklore student Dave Vanderhoof, who collected information from Kent Broome. [text of story missing]
Dates: 1978 October 26

The waiting pioneer lady / Suzan Olsen, 1983 February 7

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Identifier: FA 3 Series 2 Sub-Series 2 Sub-Series 1 Item 2.2.2.1.26.1
Scope and Contents note Report by Utah State University folklore student Suzan Olsen, who collected information from craig Thorley. After her family dies, a pioneer woman declares that she will wait in the graveyard for them until they are resurrected. She can still be seen in the graveyard at night.
Dates: 1983 February 7