Oregon Distance Running: The Myths (and Truths) Behind the Mystique, 1992 PDF
- Harkin, Dave
- Oregon Distance Running: The Myths (and Truths) Behind the Mystique
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- Collection Number
- Dave Harkin 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
- 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.
Content DescriptionReturn to Top
This project looks at the men's track team at the University of Oregon and the associated with the larger idea of Oregon distance running, including lingo/slang, training patterns, pre-race rituals, and weekly habits.
Use of the CollectionReturn to Top
Collection is open for use in accordance with Archives of Northwest Folklore policy.
Administrative InformationReturn to Top
Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top
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Names and SubjectsReturn to Top
- Subject Terms :
- folk speech
- Men's track team
- personal experience narratives
- track and field
- Geographical Names :
- U of O campus, Eugene, Oregon
- Form or Genre Terms :
- Fieldwork project