Folk Naming, Proverbial Sayings and Miscellaneous, 1971  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Title
Folk Naming, Proverbial Sayings and Miscellaneous
Dates
1971 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.02 linear feet
Collection Number
1971_325
Summary
Kathie Callison 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.
Repository
University of Oregon, Archives of Northwest Folklore
1287 University of Oregon
Eugene, Oregon
97403
Telephone: 541-346-3925
flr@uoregon.edu
Access Restrictions

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

Languages
English
Sponsor
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.


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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.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Master sheetReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Folklore textsReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Container(s) Description
Superstitions
Sweeping at night: "bad luck"
Belief connected with possibility of getting pregnant
Two weather superstitions (rain)
Cutting hair under full moon
Folk speech
One SW USA (Texas) expression
Term for people over thirty
Name for men's sandals with heavy rubber soles
Proverbial saying
One proverbial saying
Folk medicine
One way of getting gum out of your hair

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Anglo-Saxon
  • folk medicine
  • folk speech
  • Housewife
  • Indian-German
  • Proverbs
  • Students
  • superstitions
  • Personal Names :
  • Callison, Kathie
  • Davis, Peter
  • Harritan, Joe
  • LaCour, Bill
  • Nelson, Carol
  • Theis, Dave
  • Geographical Names :
  • Anchorage (Alaska)
  • Eugene (Or.)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project