Jump-rope Rhymes and Children's Songs, 1971  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Jump-rope Rhymes and Children's Songs
1971 (inclusive)
0.03 linear feet
Collection Number
Lucinda Young 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.

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
Poetry and Rhymes -Jump-rope Rhymes
"My mother wanted peaches... "
"My boyfriend gave me peaches... "
"My mother, your mother lives across the street... "
"Cinderella went to the store "
"Cinderella dressed in yellow "
"Down by the seashore... "
"Blue bells, cocker shells... "
"Ica backa-soda cracka... "
"Not last night, but the night before... "
"Twenty-four robbers came knocking at my door... "
"Down by the river, where nobody goes... "
Folk songs -Children's
"Mine eye have seen the glory... " (parody)
"Every thing's better with blue vomit on it... " (parody on commercial)
"Comet, it makes your teeth turn green... " (parody on commercial)
"Elmer and Marge, they shall not be moved... "
"It's the dirty Boogie Woogie, yeah man... "
"There once was an Indian Maid... "
"Oh, I had a little chicken... "
"You take a leg from some old table... "
"Give a cheer, give a cheer... "
"Drunk last night, drunk the night before... "

Sound recordingsReturn to Top

Description Dates
T02_1971_396: Lucinda Young interview sound recordings
1.0 sound tape reel (analog)
5 inches
5 inches

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • children's songs
  • High school students
  • Jr. High Students
  • jump rope rhymes
  • school children
  • Sound recordings
  • Personal Names :
  • Bigbee, Tim
  • Fox, Angie
  • Lemont, Cheri
  • Todd, Jayme
  • Todd, Pat
  • Todd, Peter
  • Young, Linda
  • Young, Vicki
  • Geographical Names :
  • Lane County (Or.)
  • Marcola (Or.)
  • Oklahoma
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project