Fieldwork Project, 2015  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Rivera, Xcaret
Fieldwork Project
2015 (inclusive)
.02 linear feet

1 folder
Collection Number
Xcaret Rivera 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
Eugene, Oregon
Telephone: 541-346-3925
Access Restrictions

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


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

In this project, there are examples of meaningful tattoo body art, a mythical creation story, examples of family recipes, a figure that follows my family, and two ghost experiences from the same place.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

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

Restrictions on Use

Collection includes project release form signed by collector. Collection includes informant release forms signed by informants.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Master SheetReturn to Top

Project Release FormReturn to Top

Informant Release FormsReturn to Top

Folklore Text SheetsReturn to Top

Body Art Tattoo
tattoos with grandma
tattoos with mom
"Without such trial there is no virtue"
ghost at work
ghosts at work after closing
mythical legend about Crater Lake
figure following family
family recipe

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Description Dates
P01_2018_056_01: tattoos with grandma
Rivera, Xcaret
1.0 photographic print(s)
P01_2018_056_02: tattoos with mom
Rivera, Xcaret
1.0 photographic print(s)

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • body art
  • ghosts
  • legends
  • memorates
  • Mother
  • Students
  • tattoos (body markings) USE: tattooing
  • Personal Names :
  • DeWitt, Kevin
  • Knotts, Makenzie
  • Rivera, Becca
  • Rivera, Xcaret
  • Geographical Names :
  • California
  • Crater Lake (Or.)
  • Mexico
  • Northwest USA
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • family recipes
  • Fieldwork project
  • matching tattoos
  • sales personnel