Folk Speech of School Children, 1973  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Folk Speech of School Children
1973 (inclusive)
0.02 linear feet
Collection Number
Eleanor Knapp 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
Folk Speech
Truce Terms
Locking Rhymes and Phrases
Saying the Same Thing at Once
Gaining Possession
Secret Keeping
Claiming Precedence

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Adults, ages 36, 38, and 61/English speaking
  • College students
  • folk speech
  • school children
  • Personal Names :
  • Bondurant, Mark
  • Calbaum, Ms.
  • Ehman, Gail
  • Eleven girl scouts from Eugene, Oregon.
  • Frizzell, Lynda
  • Serling, Sandi
  • Teacher at Pleasant Hill Elementary
  • Thirty-six fifth graders from Pleasant Hill Elementary
  • Tronzo, Lois
  • Wheeler, Barbara
  • Geographical Names :
  • Bethesda (Md.)
  • Eugene (Or.)
  • Lake Oswego (Or.)
  • Nebraska
  • Pennsylvania
  • Pleasant Hill (Or.)
  • South Dakota
  • Stevenson (Wash.)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project