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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (3): 355–394.
Published: 01 July 2009
...Nathan D. Carlson An ethnohistorical examination of the Algonquian witiko (windigo) phenomenon, utilizing both previously unexamined documentary sources and oral traditions of Athabasca Cree and Métis elders, reveals that a witiko “condition” is historically verifiable, that the celebrated...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (4): 571–596.
Published: 01 October 2010
... and prey upon human flesh, such they are Witiko’s (ie.) Divils. In the month of February a. 1772, the above unhappy man was so distressed for food that he kill’d his own Sister and her child.45 In some respects, this record was similar to many later instances in which the factors...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (4): 677–700.
Published: 01 October 2004
... environment, and they cover a tremendous geographic range. The peoples on which I primarily focus are the various groups of Crees and Ojibwes. 3 Robert A. Brightman, ‘‘The Windigo in the Material World Ethnohistory 35 (1988): 337. The term has been misspelled as both wendigo and witiko. See...