From Generation to Generation, 1982  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Brown, Carla
Title
From Generation to Generation
Dates
1982
Quantity
0.02 linear feet
Collection Number
1982_025
Summary
Carla Brown 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.


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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

Project release formReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

EssayReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Folklore textsReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Container(s) Description
Medicine
Four remedies for abortion
One method for inducing labor
Two methods of contraception
Four remedies for reducing fevers
Three cures for colds
One soothing method for Chicken Pocks
Two cures for ringworm
One cure for pink-eye
Two cures for a sore back or knee
One remedy for chest pains
One remedy for a black eye and a stomped toe
Two remedies for cuts
One remedy for a sore eye
One remedy for Athlete's Foot
One remedy for Vitamin C
Witchcraft: Belief
One account of how to kill someone
Two accounts of how to make a person tell you everything they know
Three accounts of hot to make your lover love only you
One account of how to keep a man from getting an erection
One account of how to keep your lover to yourself
One account of how to run another woman away
Legends
Aesop
Uncle Remus
Shine on the Titanic
Customs
Funerals
Birth of Baby
Memorial Day
Joke
Affirmative Action in heaven
Racial Jokes (21)
Games
Hand Jive- Gestures
Four chants for the hand jive game
Foot Jive
7- up
Mother May I
Pergees
Ringer
Steelies
Dirty Dozens
Recipes
Pig Feet
Ham Hocks
Chitterlings
Black-eyed Peas
Hog Mogs
Mustard Greens
Neck Bones
Smothered Cabbage

Interview transcriptReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • folk beliefs
  • folk medicine
  • games
  • Housewives
  • jokes
  • legends
  • magic
  • narratives
  • Professors
  • recipes
  • remedies (health)
  • ritual
  • Students
  • Personal Names :
  • Billups, Harry
  • Brown, Novella
  • Butler, Ali
  • Carter, Larry
  • Connolly, Kevin
  • Green, Barbara
  • Oxiderie, Blanch
  • Tenoso, Noel
  • Thomas, Lonnie Mae
  • Wade, Dana
  • Young, Renita
  • Geographical Names :
  • Dallas, Texas
  • Eugene (Or.)
  • Irvine, California
  • Los Angeles, California
  • Prinville, Oregon
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project