Symbolic Wedding Customs, 1993  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Sander, Maura
Title
Symbolic Wedding Customs
Dates
1993
Quantity
0.02 linear feet
Collection Number
1993_030
Summary
Maura Sander 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.


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

A study behind the symbolic significance and origin of wedding rings, bridal gowns, and bridal veils.

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Restrictions on Use

Collection is open for use in accordance with Archives of Northwest Folklore policy.

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Container(s) Description
Folder
1 Master sheet
1 Project release form
1 Essay
1 Folklore texts
1 Interview transcript

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • North American men and women
  • weddings
  • Personal Names :
  • Sander-Oxley, Kristin
  • Swerson, Mark
  • Geographical Names :
  • Eugene (Or.)
  • Portland, Or.
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Beliefs and customs
  • Courtship
  • Fieldwork project
  • Love
  • Marriage