An examination of calendar customs relating to Halloween/Fall, 2009  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Selby, Brandy
Title
An examination of calendar customs relating to Halloween/Fall
Dates
2009
Quantity
0.02 linear feet
Collection Number
2010_080
Summary
Brandy Selby 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

Several families were interviewed to determine why their families take trips to the pumpkin patch and what these trips mean to their folk group.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Collection is available 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

Release formsReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

EssayReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Folklore textsReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Container(s) Description
Customary Folklore/Calendar Customs
Survey notes from interview: Sara Underwood
Survey notes from interview: Mindy Henricks
Survey notes from interview: Lisa Patterson
Survey notes from interview: Kristy Martin
Survey notes from interview: Daniel & Jessica Whelan
Survey notes from interview: Heather Beights
Survey notes from interview: Stephanie Sargeant
Survey notes from interview: Delores Rubino
Oral interview notes: Lynn Schutte
Customary Folklore/ Calendar Customs
Picture #1, farm animals (photograph)
Picture #2, farm animals (photograph)
Picture #3, hayride (photograph)
Picture #4, family photograph (photograph)
Picture #5, pumpkin patch (photograph)
Picture #6, pumpkin patch (photograph)
Picture #7, pumpkin patch (photograph)

Interview transcriptReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • autumn celebrations
  • calendar rites
  • celebrations
  • Family
  • farms
  • Halloween
  • Holidays
  • photographs
  • Pumpkin patch
  • Recreation
  • ritual
  • Rural tradition
  • Personal Names :
  • Henricks, Mindy
  • Martin, Kristy
  • Patterson, Lisa
  • Underwood, Sara
  • Geographical Names :
  • Northwest
  • Pleasant Hill, Or.
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Custom
  • Fieldwork project
  • Folklife