Music and Other Lore, 1971  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Music and Other Lore
1971 (inclusive)
0.03 linear feet
Collection Number
Jack Harvey 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.


Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Collection does not include a 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
Several graffiti from the bathroom wall in Weyerhauser's Old Recovery Building
One sore throat remedy
One remedy for influenza
Cure for bedwetting
Cure for arthritis
Aid for teething
Cold preventative
Household disease precaution
Superstition and Popular Belief
One golfer's superstition
One basketball player's superstition
One parody: "Do Your Ears Hang Low"
"When the Work's All Done This Fall"
"I Can't Get Off of My Horse"
"When It's Nighttime in Nevada"
"Smile Awhile"
"Hallelujah I'm a Bum"
"Letter Edged in Black"
"Sweet Violets"
"Little Cabin in the Cascade Mountains"
"I've Been Working on the Railroad"
"Good Night Ladies"
Instrumental Music- electric guitar and/or mandolin
"Wildwood Flower"
"Soldier's Joy" (twice)
"Boil Them Cabbage Down" (twice)
"Carol County Blues"
"Turkey in the Straw"
"Old Joe Clarke"
"Rubber Dolly"
"Spanish Two-Step" (twice)
"Wildwood Flower" (Second rendition)
"Gathering Flowers from the Hillside"
"The Waltz You Saved for Me"
"Peek-a-Boo Waltz"
"Mr. Banjo"
"Raggedy Ann"
part of "The Lone Star Rag"
"Red Wing"
"Golden Slippers"
"Buffalo Gal"
"Steel Guitar Rag"
"The Old Spinning Wheel"
"Crazy Arms"
"If Tear Drops Were Pennies"

Sound recordingsReturn to Top

Description Dates
T02_1971_046: Jack Harvey Interview sound recordings
1.0 sound tape reel (analog)
5 inches
5 inches
T. Harvey. W-71. Music. Side 1: guitar and mandolin instrumental, Jack and Carthal Harvey. Side 2: Ballads, Robert Haupt. Folk Music.

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Baseball players
  • folk beliefs
  • folk medicine
  • folksongs
  • Golfers
  • Graffiti
  • High school students
  • Housewife
  • Millworkers
  • Music
  • Songs
  • Sound recordings
  • superstitions
  • Personal Names :
  • Harvey, Barbara
  • Haupt, Bill
  • Haupt, Robert
  • Lynch, Mille
  • Geographical Names :
  • Oklahoma
  • Springfield (Or.)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project