Magic, Superstition and Jokes of the Finnish Community of Astoria, Oregon, 1974  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Title
Magic, Superstition and Jokes of the Finnish Community of Astoria, Oregon
Dates
1974 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.02 linear feet
Collection Number
1974_173
Summary
Melissa Perry 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
Sponsor
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.


Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

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

EssayReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Folklore textsReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Container(s) Description
Magic- Medicine
One cure for warts
Magic
Six stories of Uno and Eva
Food customs
one coffee custom
Jokes
Two Heikki and Eino jokes
Two riddles
One pun
One political joke

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • ethnic groups
  • Finnish American
  • jokes
  • superstitions
  • Personal Names :
  • Laukkanen, Hann
  • Geographical Names :
  • Astoria (Or.)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project