Miscellaneous Folklore, 1970  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Title
Miscellaneous Folklore
Dates
1970 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.02 linear feet
Collection Number
1970_011
Summary
Thomas Hughes 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.
Repository
University of Oregon, Archives of Northwest Folklore
1287 University of Oregon
Eugene, Oregon
97403
Telephone: 541-346-3925
flr@uoregon.edu
Access Restrictions

Collection is open for access in accordance with Archives of Northwest Folklore policy.

Languages
English


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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.

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Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Master sheetReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Folklore textsReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Container(s) Description
Folk Medicine
One cure for arthritis
Cure for piles
One cure for cough and varicose veins
One cure for foot disease
One cure for the 24 hour flu and how to break a fever
Customs
Custom at covered bridge across McKenzie River
Woods hospitality custom
New England custom
Magic
A Hawaiian Charm or Good luck
Jokes
Four Polish jokes
Legends
"Smitty" legend
Two Huck Finn legends
Pele legend-Hawaii
Popular beliefs
Belief about the nature of eggs
Two beliefs about insects
Folk Poetry
Children's Charm
Graffiti
Two examples of graffiti
Folk speech
Two examples of folk speech
Folk song
"The Endless Tale"

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Children
  • children's poetry
  • Choctaw Indian
  • College students
  • folk beliefs
  • folk medicine
  • folk speech
  • folksongs
  • Graffiti
  • Housewife
  • legends
  • Librarians
  • Magic
  • Polish Americans
  • Portuguese
  • Radio Disc Jockey
  • ritual
  • Store Owners
  • teenagers
  • Personal Names :
  • Haracz, David
  • Hughes, June
  • Hughes, Thomas
  • Inman, Mel
  • Kuhn, Pauline
  • Mathers, Harold
  • Mathers, Mr.
  • Miller, James
  • Morris, Ida
  • Walholm, Mildred
  • Walholm, Tony
  • Geographical Names :
  • Bridgeport (Conn.)
  • Cedar Flats (Or.)
  • Eugene (Or.)
  • Hood, Mount (Or.)
  • McKenzie River (Or.)
  • Seattle (Wash.)
  • Springfield (Or.)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project