Auctioneering, 1970  PDF

Overview of the Collection

1970 (inclusive)
0.04 linear feet
Collection Number
Janie Diment 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
12 Items of Auctioneering folklore: description of Eugene Livestock Auction, West End Auction, Auction Center -- different practices in the NW and MW -- auction chants (also on tape) -- auctioneers' stories -- (includes two auction-posters, and one 'number board' sample)

Sound recordingsReturn to Top

Description Dates
T02_1970_041: Janie Diment Interview Sound Recording
1.0 sound tape reel (analog)
5 inches
5 inches

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • auctioneers
  • auctions
  • reminiscences
  • Sound recordings
  • Personal Names :
  • Baldwin, Francis
  • Baldwin, John
  • Colerick, Del
  • Ferris, Walt
  • Garrett, Louis
  • Madsen, Virgil
  • Roth, Dan
  • Geographical Names :
  • Albany (Or.)
  • Eugene (Or.)
  • Junction City (Or.)
  • Scio (Or.)
  • Woodburn (Or.)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project