Random Folklore of the Pacific Northwest and Beyond, 2016  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Eddy, Zane Andrew
Random Folklore of the Pacific Northwest and Beyond
2016 (inclusive)
0.02 linear feet

1 folder
Collection Number
Zane Andrew Eddy 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

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


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Basically a random collection of folklore: Folklore of Oregon State University, several traditions, folklore of tree planters of the late 70x and 80s, family stories, a memorial tattoo and a piece of Tibetan folk art.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

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.

Restrictions on Use

Collection includes a 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

Folk Art Vandalism
Work Urban Legend
Concert Experience Carnivalesque Tradition
Urban Legend
Family Story
Military Family
Family Saying
Folk Art
Memorial Tattoo (while he was still alive)

PhotographsReturn to Top

Description Dates
P01_2018_131_01: Folk Art Vandalism A
Eddy, Zane Andrew
1.0 photographs
Example 1. Picture taken on 5/2/2016. Text says, "Steve rules the cock." Written on the cinderblock wall of a bathroom.
P01_2018_131_02: Folk Art Vandalism B
Eddy, Zane Andrew
1.0 photographs
Example 2. Picture taken on 4/22/2016. Text says, "STEVE RULEZ 2012." Written above a hand washing sign.
P01_2018_131_03: Folk Art Vandalism C
Eddy, Zane Andrew
1.0 photographs
Example 3. Picture taken on 4/21/2016. Text says, "STEVE RULEZ." Shallowly carved into a toilet paper dispenser.
P01_2018_131_04: Folk Art
Eddy, Zane Andrew
1.0 photographs
Tibetan mandala. Painted on heavy weight paper. Framed in black with blue matting.
P01_2018_131_05: Memorial Tattoo A
Eddy, Zane Andrew
1.0 photographs
Picture of tattoos. Dylan's sister is on left, Dylan (the interviewee) is center, and her mother is on the right.
P01_2018_131_06: Memorial Tattoo B
Eddy, Zane Andrew
1.0 photographs
Picture of Dylan's Grandfather, the man the tattoos are meant to honor.

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Christmas traditions
  • college
  • Concerts
  • families
  • Family
  • family narratives
  • folk arts
  • Grateful Dead
  • jokes
  • Mandala
  • Military
  • Military Dependents
  • narratives
  • New years celebration
  • New Years traditions
  • Personal experience narratives-College
  • Students
  • tradition
  • travel
  • travel narratives
  • Tree planters (Persons)--United States
  • vandalism
  • Personal Names :
  • Eddy, Richard
  • Eddy, Shawn
  • Eddy, Zane Andrew
  • Kenyon, Dylan
  • Sheperd, Gabriel
  • Geographical Names :
  • Eugene (Or.)
  • Eugene area
  • Oregon
  • Oregon State University Campus
  • rural Oregon
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project
  • Memorial Tattoo
  • urban legends
  • Occupations :
  • white tree planters