A Tale by Three Fishies: Folklore Associated With Keeping Fish Aquariums, 2002  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Cooke, Amy
Title
A Tale by Three Fishies: Folklore Associated With Keeping Fish Aquariums
Dates
2002
Quantity
0.02 linear feet
Collection Number
2002_023
Summary
Amy Cooke 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.


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The project focused on the folklore associated with keeping marine aquariums healthy and alive. A lot of different folk beliefs and superstitions came up in the interviews. There is a lot of room to improve or expend the project

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

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

Interview transcriptReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Sound recordingsReturn to Top

Description Dates
T04_2002_023_A: Interview with John Rutten
1.0 sound cassette (analog)
Cooke, Amy
May 12, 2002
T04_2002_023_B: Interview with Jason Wagner
1.0 sound cassette (analog)
Cooke, Amy
May 13, 2002

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • folk beliefs
  • folk narratives
  • jokes
  • legends
  • Marine aquarium owners
  • sound recordings
  • superstitions
  • Personal Names :
  • Cook, Amy
  • Rutten, Jon
  • Wagener, Jason
  • Geographical Names :
  • Eugene (Or.)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project