ADC Association Humor, 1971  PDF

Overview of the Collection

ADC Association Humor
1971 (inclusive)
0.04 linear feet
Collection Number
Patricia Ban 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.

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.

Collection includes project release form with additional stipulations.

Restrictions on Use

Collection is open for use in accordance with Archives of Northwest Folklore policy and additional stipulations by collectors or informants. See project release form in collection file for additional stipulations.

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 Dates
Historical backgrounds of informants
Ruth Ann Moore
Tessie Drake
ADC Annie
Newspaper clipping: Rothert, Yvonne. "ADC Annie Making It With A Song On Her Lips." Portland Oregonian.
February 27, 1971
Other: Humorous anecdotes about problems of living on welfare
Jennifer, Mrs. Moore's well-known car
A trip to Salem in Jennifer
Construction of Jennifer out of three wrecked cars
Abundant Foods bulgar
Abundant Foods powdered milk (2)
Abundant Foods canned turkey
Abundant Foods powdered eggs and rat feces
Abundant Foods chopped meat (2)
Use of food stamps in red light district in Portland
ADC car catching on fire
Cooling off in the creek
What to do when the roof leaks
Legislator's proposal to give welfare recipients a $300.00 bonus for being sterilized
Solutions to help the welfare department avoid expensive burials for welfare recipients who die (2)
Egg noodles
Anecdotes in Jennifer (2)

Sound recordingsReturn to Top

Description Dates
T02_1971_158: Patricia Ban Interview Sound Recordings
1.0 sound tape reel (analog)
5 inches
5 inches

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • ADC Association (Aid to Dependent Children)
  • Sound recordings
  • Personal Names :
  • Drake, Tessie
  • Moore, Ruth Ann
  • Geographical Names :
  • Eugene (Or.)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project