Drummer Jokes and Why they are Told, 2002  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Ames, Alex
Title
Drummer Jokes and Why they are Told
Dates
2002
Quantity
0.02 linear feet
Collection Number
2002_051
Summary
Alex Ames 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.


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

I examine interviews with two informants about he nature of drummer jokes and come to conclusions about the esoteric and exoteric reasons they are told. Also discusses the way drummer jokes might relate to the universal jokes of all folk groups.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

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

Project release formReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

EssayReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Folklore textsReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Interview transcriptReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Sound recordingsReturn to Top

Description Dates
T05_2002_051_A: Doug Byrd
1.0 sound cassette (analog)
Ames, Alex
November 5, 2002
T05_2002_051_B: Dizk Gunn
1.0 sound cassette (analog)
Ames, Alex
November 7, 2002

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • drums (musical instruments)
  • jokes
  • Musicians
  • songs
  • sound recordings
  • Personal Names :
  • Byrd, Doug
  • Gunn, Dick
  • Geographical Names :
  • Eugene (Or.)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project