Folk Speech of College Kids and Profs, 1971  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Title
Folk Speech of College Kids and Profs
Dates
1971 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.02 linear feet
Collection Number
1971_012
Summary
Marty Austin 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
Folk speech
Nine phrases that refer to the size of a girl's breasts
Six expressions indicating success or failure in an exam
Twenty slang expressions from class lectures
Forty-two miscellaneous slang terms used by college students
Jokes
Eight jokes based on puns

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • academic life
  • College students
  • folk speech
  • jokes
  • professors
  • slang
  • White Americans
  • Personal Names :
  • Blank, Alice
  • Boren, James
  • Corrigan, Bernie
  • Deemer, Polly
  • Dickie, Lance
  • Freuler, John
  • Gadda, Dean
  • Hintzman, Dr.
  • Janik, Bob
  • Jensen, Lois
  • Kaufman, Dave
  • King, Robin
  • Love, David
  • Miner, Becque
  • Moore, Jill
  • Sterodski, Karen
  • Thompson, Mary Ann
  • Tilmanis, Gundar
  • Toelken, J. Barre
  • Wahl, Dale
  • Wahl, John
  • Yeakley, Jim
  • Geographical Names :
  • University of Oregon
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project