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Parapsychology -- Folklore

 Subject
Subject Source: Rbtyp

Found in 202 Collections and/or Records:

Bear Lake sea monster / Machele Smith, 1981 May 26

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Identifier: FA 3 Series 5 Sub-Series 5 Item 2.5.5.1.8
Scope and Contents Report by Utah State University folklore student Machele Smith, who collected information from Albert N. Smith. A monster in Bear Lake eats people who go swimming there after dark.
Dates: 1981 May 26

Beaushauga / Steve Barbee, 1979

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Identifier: FA 3 Series 5 Sub-Series 4 Item 2.5.4.12.1
Scope and Contents Report by Utah State University student Steve Barbee, who collected information from Bill Schregardus. An eight foot tall hairy creature who can outrun cars and tear their doors off lives in the Mill Creek Gorge.
Dates: 1979

Big Foot / Julia Watts, 1972 October 3

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Identifier: FA 3 Series 5 Sub-Series 4 Item 2.5.4.3.2
Scope and Contents Report by Brigham Young University folklore student Julia Watts, who collected information from Cindy Havlicak. At a number of places in Idaho, one can view giant footprints.
Dates: 1972 October 3

Big Foot / Kathy McHenry, 1972

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Identifier: FA 3 Series 5 Sub-Series 4 Item 2.5.4.1.1
Scope and Contents Report by Brigham Young University folklore student Kathy McHenry, who collected information from Greg Langlois. A camper runs into a tribe of friendly bigfoot creatures.
Dates: 1972

Big Foot legend / Gaylene Reynolds, 1973 November 2

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Identifier: FA 3 Series 5 Sub-Series 4 Item 2.5.4.1.3
Scope and Contents Report by Brigham Young University folklore student Gaylene Reynolds, who collected information from Lorin Welker. A hunter comes across two Sasquatch creatures, shoots at them, and is chased away by them.
Dates: 1973 November 2

Big Foot / Marsha Tipton, 1972 December 8

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Identifier: FA 3 Series 5 Sub-Series 4 Item 2.5.4.1.5
Scope and Contents Report by Brigham Young University folklore student Marsha Tipton. Recounts various reports of size and signs of a large ape-like creature in the forests of California.
Dates: 1972 December 8

Big Foot / Penelope Sulton, 1971

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Identifier: FA 3 Series 5 Sub-Series 4 Item 2.5.4.1.4
Scope and Contents Report by Brigham Young University folklore student Penelope Sulton. Big Foot is a large ape-human creature that lives in California. It is generally harmless to people.
Dates: 1971

Blood on the walls / Gerald Hall, 1982 April 14

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Identifier: FA 3 Series 2 Sub-Series 2 Sub-Series 5 Item 2.2.2.5.1.5.1
Scope and Contents note Report by Utah State University folklore student Gerald Hall, who collected information from Charles Sawyer. A young girl sleeping over at a friend's house hears the door open and footsteps coming up the strairs, followed by a woman screaming and a gunshot. She wonders why her friend doesn't wake up at the sound. The next morning she asks about it and her friend says that it happens every night. Several years ago, the previous owner of the house came back to find his wife in bed with another...
Dates: 1982 April 14

Bloody Mary / Kevin Gurr, 1981 October

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Identifier: FA 3 Series 2 Sub-Series 2 Sub-Series 1 Item 2.2.2.1.8.1
Scope and Contents note Report by Utah State University folklore student Kevin Gurr. A statue of the Virgin Mary in the American Fork Cemetery cries blood when you stand in front of it, shut your eyes, and concentrate for a minute.
Dates: 1981 October

Bloody Mary / Shelly Hansen, 1983 October 8

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Identifier: FA 3 Series 2 Sub-Series 2 Sub-Series 1 Item 2.2.2.1.8.2
Scope and Contents note Report by Utah State University folklore student Shelly Hansen, who collected information from Leslee Brown. A father's daughter is murdered. At her burial he curses anyone who approaches the grave without leaving a flower in the vase her statue carries to die the same way she did. Aftwerwards he leaves and is never seen again.
Dates: 1983 October 8