Railroad and Customs Work in North Dakota, 1982  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Davis, Carrie L.
Title
Railroad and Customs Work in North Dakota
Dates
1982
Quantity
0.02 linear feet
Collection Number
1982_005
Summary
Carrie L. Davis 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
Narrative
Life in North Dakota in early 1900's
Railroad stories
Oral History
Life in North Dakota in early 1900's
First encounters with automobiles and early radio
Living in depots and sod houses
Retiring and moving to Oregon
One room school houses
Life during the World Wars
Games
Children's toys
Folk Life
Pig butchering
Homesteading
Living in sod houses
Life in North Dakota in early 1900's
One room school houses and teachers
Farm animals
Folk Medicine
Medicines and illnesses in North Dakota in early 1900s
Customs
Pig butchering celebration
Courtship and marriage
Weddings

Interview transcriptReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Sound recordingsReturn to Top

Description Dates
T01_1982_005: [untitled]
1.0 sound tape reel (analog)
7 inches
Davis, Carrie L.
1982

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • folk beliefs
  • narratives
  • oral histories
  • Retired railroad worker
  • rural life
  • sound recordings
  • Personal Names :
  • Quiring, Betty
  • Quiring, Henry
  • Geographical Names :
  • McMinnville, Oregon
  • North Dakota
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project