Fieldwork Project, 2009  PDF

Overview of the Collection

De Witt-Hoeger, Nora
Fieldwork Project
0.02 linear feet
Collection Number
Nora De Witt-Hoeger 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

The project is to complete a fieldwork "collection" relating to any folklore genre. Included in the project must be text pages, evidence of the fieldwork collected and an introductory essay.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Collection is available 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

Release formsReturn 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 Family Group
The De Witt Family
The Reiss Family Reunion
Folk Tradition
Old Family Houses
Fishing traditions
Folk Song/Toast
"Hok Sal Selabon"
"Ho Salselaben"
Folk Food
Sheboygan Brats
Folk Term/Phrase
"putsze around"
"How goes it?" German for Wie Gehts
Bakery meaning dough
Surfing competition
Coho Derby
The Sheboygan Brat Festival
Folk Game
Kick the Can

Interview transcriptReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Family group
  • fishing equipment
  • folksongs
  • foodways
  • games
  • Regional group
  • Sheboygan folk group
  • Personal Names :
  • De Witt, Barbara
  • De Witt-Hoeger, Jake
  • Hoeger, Michael
  • Geographical Names :
  • Sheboygan, Wisconson
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Festivals
  • Fieldwork project
  • Fishing
  • Folk food
  • folk games
  • Folk songs
  • Folk speech/phrases
  • Hunting
  • Reunions