New Gypsy Wagons - Freak Bus Houses, 1976  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Title
New Gypsy Wagons - Freak Bus Houses
Dates
1976 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.05 linear feet
Collection Number
1976_061
Summary
Freedom McGee 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
Song
"Don't bury me down in the cold cold ground"
Hitch hiking stories
Old lady, first time hitch hiking, shown the ropes by young people (I've heard several variations.)
Global hitch hiker, racking up countries like the proverbial tourist--only slower and has no money, takes his chances, several variations
Folk architecture
Down's bus (4 photos)
Jonathan's bus (8 photos)

Interview transcriptReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Sound recordingsReturn to Top

Description Dates
T02_1976_061: Freedom McGee Interview Sound Recordings
1.0 sound tape reel (analog)
5 inches
5 inches
undated

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Automobiles
  • Farm and ranch families
  • folk narratives
  • Freaks- subculture
  • jokes
  • Photographs
  • S.T.P. family
  • Songs
  • Sound recordings
  • subculture
  • Vernacular architecture
  • Geographical Names :
  • Eugene (Or.)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project