Some Camp Songs, 1973  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Some Camp Songs
1973 (inclusive)
0.03 linear feet
Collection Number
James M. Hirsch was a student of folklore at the University of Oregon. This collection includes an essay and fieldwork documentation relating to this student's folklore fieldwork project.
University of Oregon, Archives of Northwest Folklore
1287 University of Oregon
Eugene, Oregon
Telephone: 541-346-3925
Access Restrictions

Collection is open for access in accordance with Archives of Northwest Folklore policy.

Publication of this finding aid was supported in whole or part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Library Services and Technology Act, administered by Oregon State Library.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Collection includes project release form signed by the collector.

Restrictions on Use

Collection is open for use in accordance with Archives of Northwest Folklore policy.

Alternative Forms Available

Sound recordings in this collection are available as digital audio files in the archives.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Master sheetReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

EssayReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Folklore textsReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Container(s) Description
Folk song- Antiphonal
"Mr. Johnny Rebec"
"Temperance Union Song"
"People's Sunday School"
"It Ain't Gonna Rain"
"Get Away"
"Happy Wanderer"
"Dem Bones"
"The Quartermaster's Store"
"State Song"
"John Jacob Jingleheimer Smith"
"The Deacon Went Down"
"Sippin' Cider"
"Old Aaron's Goat"
"Catalina Madelina"
"Rise and Shine"
"Do Lord"
Folk song- Ditties
"Hind legs"
"Skinny as a Rail"
Folk song- Motion and Memory songs
"In a Cabin in the Woods"
"I Point at Myself"
"Scouting Feeling"
"Heave Ho the Gib, Halliard"
"Head and Shoulders"
"Smoke Goes up the Chimney"
"I've Got Sixpence"
Folk song- Yell songs
"Down by the Seashore"
"Old Mother Leary"
"Three Jolly Fishemen"
Folk song- Parodies
"At the Boarding House"
"Indicate the Route to my Abode"
"Dead Dog Rover"
"When the Hand Goes Up"
Folk song- Identity songs
"Our Paddles"
"Region 12 Song"
"Campfire's Burning"
"Camp Ahwahnee Staff Song"
"Camp Ahwahnee"
Folk song- Operational songs
"Get Your Elbows off the Table"
"Evening is come"
"We're all together again"

Sound recordingsReturn to Top

Description Dates
T01_1973_131: James M. Hirsch Interview Sound Recordings
1.0 sound tape reel (analog)
7 inches
7 inches
Also available in the archives on electronic optical disc (CD-ROM). CD label - C0_1973_131
Spring 1973

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Boy Scouts
  • camp songs
  • Camping
  • children's songs
  • folksongs
  • Male/ English speaking
  • school children
  • Sound recordings
  • Summer camp community/English speaking
  • Y.M.C.A./ English speaking
  • Personal Names :
  • Greenlee, John
  • Hirsch, James M.
  • Orcutt, Marilyn
  • Corporate Names :
  • Camp Ahwahnee (Running Springs, Calif.).
  • Geographical Names :
  • Eugene (Or.)
  • Fullerton (Calif.)
  • Running Springs (Calif.)
  • San Bernardino Mountains (Calif.)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project