Chasing the Wicker Clan, 2005  PDF

Overview of the Collection

McLain, Alysia D.
Chasing the Wicker Clan
2005 (inclusive)
0.03 linear feet
Collection Number
Alysia D. McLain 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.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

"Choosing the Wicker Clan" is a 27-minute documentary about ceremonies and rituals found within the Wicker Clan, a group of hot air balloonists. The film also explores traditions found within the general ballooning community.

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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

Video recordingsReturn to Top

Description Dates
V03_2005_016: Chasing the Wicker Clan
McLain, Alysia
1.0 videocassette (minidv)

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • ballooning
  • Balloonists
  • ceremonies
  • Foodways
  • ritual
  • video recordings
  • Personal Names :
  • Clonen, Kevin
  • Geographical Names :
  • Albuquerque (N.M.)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Documentary video
  • Fieldwork project