Lore of a Family, 1978  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Whisenhant, Annette
Lore of a Family
0.02 linear feet
Collection Number
Annette Whisenhant 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.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

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

Project release formReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

EssayReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Folklore textsReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Container(s) Description
2 cowboy songs
Folk Speech
2 examples of children's language
Folk Medicine
3 accounts for infection
2 accounts for boils
2 accounts for cold and croup
1 account for pain in chest and back
1 account for Kidney trouble
1 account for bowel trouble
1 account for blood pressure
Superstition and Beliefs
Four accounts involving animals
3 accounts involving objects
2 accounts involving dress
2 accounts involving number 3
3 accounts involving bad luck
1 account involving food
2 accounts involving the body

Interview transcriptReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Sound recordingsReturn to Top

Description Dates
T02_1980_045: [untitled]
1.0 sound tape reel (analog)
5 inches
Whisenhant, Annette

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Children
  • cowboy songs
  • Cowboys
  • folk medicine
  • Housewives
  • sound recordings
  • superstitions
  • Personal Names :
  • Cody, Lucille
  • Cody, Thomas W.
  • Dunkle, Frank D.
  • Ragan, Ann N.
  • Geographical Names :
  • California
  • Nebraska
  • Utah
  • Wyoming
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project