Split End Cures and Preventions, 1973  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Split End Cures and Preventions
1973 (inclusive)
0.02 linear feet
Collection Number
Barbara Mercer 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.

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
Folk Medicine
Six folk cures for split ends
Three preventive methods for split ends

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Anglo Americans
  • College students
  • hair straightening
  • healing
  • preventive medicine
  • superstitions
  • Women
  • Personal Names :
  • Almond, Laurie
  • Blackstock, Carol
  • Burleson, Vicki
  • Danielson, Linda L.
  • Hayes, Kimberly
  • Lantry, Diana L.
  • Reed, Cindy Lou
  • Geographical Names :
  • Buffalo (N.Y.)
  • Eugene (Or.)
  • Lake Oswego (Or.)
  • Portland (Or.)
  • Salem (Or.)
  • Seattle (Wash.)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project