Hawaiian Folklore, 1977  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Title
Hawaiian Folklore
Dates
1977 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.02 linear feet
Collection Number
1977_064
Summary
Karen Kangas 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
Myth
Four versions of why picking the leahua flower brings rain
How Maui brought night and day
Origin of the coconut tree
Origin of the Chain of Craters
Supernatural legend
Two legends about Pele, the volcano goddess
Two stories about a White Lady
Two tales about Morgan's Corner on Oahu
The Night Marchers
Superstition
Three beliefs about disturbing Hawaiian graves
Legend
How lao Needle got its name
How Kamehameha became king

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Japanese Americans
  • legends
  • myths
  • supernatural legends
  • superstitions
  • Personal Names :
  • Ando, Harvey
  • Enseki, Marjie
  • Matsumoto, Iris
  • Geographical Names :
  • Hilo (Hawaii)
  • Kahului (Hawaii)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project