Miscellaneous, 1971  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Title
Miscellaneous
Dates
1971 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.03 linear feet
Collection Number
1971_106
Summary
Susan Young 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


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

Folklore textsReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Container(s) Description
Medicine
Three Chinese beliefs and remedies: white spots on fingernails, Acupuncture, and use of a life-lengthening herb
Legend
Two versions of Dr. Fentress' wolf, Lupi escaping and being kept by a family who thought he was a friendly dog
An etiological legend about "toothmarks" on the bottom of hikers' water bottles
Narratives
Two Descriptions of Saskatchewan
"Y' gotta think like a fish t' catch one"
Folktale
One Munchhausen about it being so cold that deer freeze in midleap
Graffiti
Graffiti collected from the Science Library (U of 0) men's room

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Back packers
  • Chinese
  • folk tales
  • Graffiti
  • health systems
  • legends
  • narratives
  • U of O students (Science students)
  • Geographical Names :
  • Eugene (Or.)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project