The National Geographic Magazine
Folklore Index
1914-1997

By Richard Duree

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National Geographic Magazine, January 1915 AFRICA (SUBSAHARAN)

     French Mandate of Cameroun
     Vol. 59, No. 2; February 1931

     Traveling in the Highlands of Ethiopia
     Vol. 68, No. 3; September 1935

     Zulu King Weds a Swazi Princess
     Vol. 153, No. 1; January 1978

     Kenya’s Pokot Tribe
     Vol. 161, No. 1; January 1982

      Sudan: Arab-African Giant
     Vol. 161, No. 3; March 1982

     Namibia: Nearly a Nation
     Vol. 161, No. 6; June 1982

     Ethiopia: Revolution in an Ancient Empire
     Vol. 163, No. 5; May 1983

ALBANIA

     Albania: Europe’s Newest Kingdom;
     Men of the Eagle in their Mountain Eyrie
     Vol. 59; No. 2; February 1931

AMERICAN INDIAN

     From the Warpath to the Plow
     Vol. 27, No. 1; January 1915

     White Mountain Apache: Past and Future
     Vol.. 157, No. 2; February 1980

     America Before Columbus
     Vol. 180, No. 4; October 1991

     Powwow: A Gathering of the Tribes
     Vol. 185, No. 6; June 1994

     The Cherokee: Two Nations, One People
     Vol. 187, No. 6; May 1995

AMERICAN WEST

     Buffalo Bill and the Enduring West
     Vol. 160, No. 1; July 1981

     Buffalo Back Home on the Range
     Vol. 186, No. 5; November 1994

ARGENTINA

     Buenos Aires: Queen of the River of Silver
     Metropolis of the Pampas
     Vol. 76, No. 5; November 1939

ARMENIA

     Armenia and the Armenians
     Vol. 28, No. 4; October 1915

     The Proud Armenians
     Vol. 153, No. 6; June 1978

AUSTRALIA

     Arnhem Land Aboriginals Cling to Dreamland
     Vol. 158, No. 5; November 1980

AUSTRIA

     Austro-Italian Mountain Frontiers
     Vol. 27, No. 4; April 1915

     Alpine Villagers of Austria
     Vol. 54, No. 6; December 1929

     The Saltzkammergut, Playground of Austsria
     An Austrian Album
     Vol. 71, No. 4; April 1937

     Austrian August and September
     Candid Camera in Austria
     Vol. 73, No. 4; April 1938

BALKANS

     Whirlpool of the Balkans
     Vol. 39, No. 2; February 1921

BELGIUM

     Belgium: Europe in Miniature
     Belgium Portraits
     Vol. 73, No. 4; April 1938

BRAZIL

     Marajo: Wonder Island of the Amazon Delta
     Cowboys and Caymans of Marajo
     Vol. 74, No. 5; November 1938

BULGARIA

     Bulgaria and Its Women
     Vol. 27, No. 4; April 1915

     Ancient Bulgaria’s Golden Tresures
     The Bulgarians
     Vol. 158, No. 1; July, 1980

CARIBBEAN

     Dominican Republic: Comeback in the Caribbean
     Vol. 152, No. 4; October 1977

     Hispaniola Rediscovered
     Scenic Resources of the Dominican Republic
     Vol. 59, No. 1; January 1931

CENTRAL AMERICA

     Costa Rica Steers the Middle Course
     Vol. 160, No. 1; July, 1981

     How Latin America Looks from the Air
     Vol. 52, No. 4; October 1927

     Skypaths Through Latin America
     Vol. 59, No. 1; January 1931

     Troubled Times in Central America
     Vol. 160, No. 1; July 1981

     Panama: Bridge of the World
     The Land that Links the Americas
     Vol. 80, No. 5; November 1941

CENTRAL EUROPE

     The Danube: Highway of Races
     Vol. 56, No. 6; December 1929

     The Danube: River of Many Nations, Many Names
     Vol. 152, No. 4; October 1977

CHINA

     China’s Grand Canal Panorama
     Vol. 71, No. 4; April 1937

     Nomads of China’s West
     Vol. 161, No. 2; February 1982

CZECH REPUBLIC / SLOVAKIA

     Bohemia and the Czechs
     Vol. 31, No. 2; February 1917

     Czechoslovakia: Key-Land to Central Europe
     Vol. 39; No. 2; February 1921

     Czechoslovakia Puts a Falcon Feather in Its Cap
     Golden Praha Entertains Majestic Sokol Festival
     Vol 63, No. 1; January 1933

     Czechoslovakia: Yankees of Europe
     Czechoslovak Cyclorama
     Vol. 74, No. 2; August 1938

     Czechoslovakia: The Velvet Divorce
     Vol. 164, No. 3; September 1993

ENGLAND

     England: The Oldest Nation of Europe
     Vol. 26, No. 4; October 1914

     Summering in an English Cottage
     Vol. 67, No. 4; April 1935

EGYPT

     Egypt’s Desert of Promise
     Vol. 161, No. 2; February 1982

FINLAND

     Helsinki: Finland’s Capital has its Heart in the Country
     Vol. 160, No. 2; August 1981

FRANCE

     Living the Good Life in Burgundy
     Vol. 153, No. 4; June 1978

GREECE

     Greece of Today
     Vol. 28, No. 4; October 1915

     Ageless Luster of Greece and Rhodes
     Vol 73, No. 4; April 1938

     Greece: Getting the Most Out of Life
     Vol. 157, No. 3; March 1980

GERMANY

     Two Berlins
     Vol. 161, No. 1; January 1982

HIMALAYAN STATES

     Ladakh: The Last Shangri-La
     Vol. 153, No. 3; March 1978

     Visit to Forbidden Tibet
     Vol.. 157, No. 2; February 1980

      Himalayan Caravans
     Vol. 184, No. 6; December 1993

     Nepal’s Forgotten Corner
     Vol. 192, No. 5; November 1997

HUNGARY

     Hungary: Land of Shepherd Kings
     Vol. 26, No. 4; October 1914

     A Sunday in Mezőkövesd
     Vol. 67, No. 4; April 1935

     Magyar Mirth and Melancholy
     Rural Hungarian Rhapsody
     Vol. 73, No. 1; January 1938

INDIA

     Bombay: The Other India
     Vol. 160, No. 1; July 1981

     Kerala: Jewel of India’s Malabar Coast
     Vol. 172, No. 5; May 1988

     Traveling with India’s Ribari
     Vol. 164, No. 3; September 1993

INDONESIA

     Bali Festival of Faith
     Vol. 157, No. 3; March 1980

ITALY

     Sicily: Island of Vivid Beauty and Crumbling Glory
     Vol. 52, No. 4; October 1927

     Hunting Castles in Italy
     Colorful Patinas in Northern Italy
     Vol. 68, No. 3; September 1935

JAPAN

     Women’s Work in Japan
     Tradition Lingers in Modern Japan
     Vol. 73, No. 1; January 1938

     Okinawa: Claiming Its Birthright
     Vol. 191, No. 6; June 1997

MEXICO

     Song of Oaxaca
     Vol. 186, No. 5; November 1994

MIDDLE EAST

     The Kizilibash Clans of Kurdistan
     Vol. 54, No. 4; October 1928

     Bethlehem and the Christmas Story
     Along the Way of the Magi
     Vol. 54, No. 6; December 1929

     Changing Palestine
     Vol. 65, No. 4; April 1934

     Sinai: Land of Conquest
     Vol. 161, No. 4; April 1982

     Oman
     Vol. 187, No. 5; May, 1995

NETHERLANDS

     Glimpses of Holland
     City of Jacqueline
     Vol. 27, No. 1; January 1915

NORWAY

     Country Life in Norway
     Norwegian Fjords and Folkway
     Vol. 75, No. 4; April 1939

     Nomads of Arctic Lapland
     Europe’s Northern Nomads
     Vol. 76, No. 5; November 1939

PARAGUAY

     Paraguay: Paradox in South America
     Vol. 162, No 2; August 1982

     Paraguay Plots a New Course
     Vol. 182, No. 2; August 1992

PERU

     Air Adventures in Peru
     Vol. 63, No. 1; January 1933

     Two Souls of Peru
     Vol. 161, No.3; March 1982

POLAND

     Partitioned Poland
     Vol. 27, No. 1; January 1915

     Pedaling Through Poland
     Vol. 75, No. 6; June 1939

     Historic Danzig: Last of the City-States
     Vol. 76, No. 5; November 1939

     Black Acres: Polish Descendants in New York State
     Vol. 80, No. 5; November 1941

     Poland’s Proud Mountain People
     Vol. 159, No. 1; January 1981

     The Face and Faith of Poland
     Vol. 161, No. 4; April 1982

POLYNESIA

     Papua New Guinea: Nation in the Making
     Vol. 162, No. 2; August 1982

     French Polynesia: Charting a New Course
     Vol. 191, No. 6; June 1997

ROMANIA

     Roumania: The Pivotal State
     Vol. 28, No. 4; October 1915

     The Spell of Romania
     Romania: Land of Color and Contrasts

     Palaces and Peasants in Rome’s Old Colony
     Vol. LXV, No. 4; April 1934

     An American Girl Cycles Across Romania
     Vol. 74, No. 5; November 1938

RUSSIA

     Moscow: The City Around Red Square
     Treasures of the Czars
     Vol. 155, No. 1; January 1979

     St. Petersburg: Capital of the Tsars
     Vol. 184, No. 6; December 1993

     A Russian Voyage: From the White to the Black Sea
     Vol. 185, No. 6; June 1994

     Moscow: The New Revolution
     Vol. 191, No. 4; April 1997

SCOTLAND

     The Orkenys and Shetlands: A Mysterious Group of Islands
     Vol. 39, No. 2; February 1921

SERBIA

     The Kingdom of Servia
     Vol. 27, No. 4; April 1915

SOUTHEAST ASIA

     Thailand: Temples and Guns
     Vol. 80, No. 5; November 1941

     Malaysia’s Secret Realm
     Vol. 192, No. 2; August 1997

SPAIN

     Color Contrasts in Northern Spain
     Pursuing Spanish Bypath Northwest of Madrid
     Vol. 59, No. 1; January 1931

     Montserrat: Spain’s Mountain Shrine
     Vol. 63, No. 1; January 1933

     The Change in Spain
     Vol. 153, No. 3; March 1978

     Toledo: El Greco’s Spain Lives On
     Vol. 161, No. 6; June 1982

     Madeira Toasts the Future
     Vol. 186, No. 5; November 1994

SWEDEN

     Types and Costumes of Old Sweden
     Sweden: Land of White Birch and White Coal
     Vol. 54, No. 4; October 1928

SWITZERLAND

     Green Gruyere, Home of a Swiss Cheese
     An August First in Gruyeres
     Vol. 70, No. 2; August 1936

TAIWAN

     Taiwan
     Vol. 161, No. 1; January 1982

TUNISIA

     Tunisia: Sea, Sand and Success
     Vol. 157, No. 2; February, 1980

TURKEY

     Turkey Struggles for Balance
     Vol. 185, No. 5; May 1994

UKRAINE

     Hutsul Village
     Vol. 192, No. 5; November 1997

YUGOSLAVIA

     Kaleidoscopic Land of Europe’s Youngest King
     Yugoslavia: Where Oriental Hues Splash Europe
     Vol. 75, No. 6; June 1939

     Yugoslavia: A House Much Divided
     Vol. 178, No. 2; August 1990


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