Children's Lore, 1971  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Children's Lore
1971 (inclusive)
0.02 linear feet
Collection Number
Christy McMannis 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.


Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Collection does not include a 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
Poetry and Rhyme
Thirty-six counting out rhymes
"Eenie, meenie, minie, mo" - twenty-three versions
"Jankenepo aikeneso" - a Japanese counting out saying
"One potata, two potata, three potata, four" - eleven versions
"Pick your favorite color"
(13) Breaking a tie: when two say the same word simultaneously
"You owe me a coke" - two versions
Hooking little fingers and wishing - six versions
"Jinx" - two versions
"Coke" - two versions
"Needles, pins, triplets" - two versions

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • academic life
  • children's games
  • children's poetry
  • College students
  • school children
  • speech play
  • Personal Names :
  • Beauchamp, Neil
  • Caddess, Bonnie
  • Campbell, Mindy
  • Castles, Pat
  • Cook, Shane
  • Deonier, Cathy
  • Deonier, Linda
  • Edwards, Barbara
  • Griffin, Margie
  • Haselton, Diane
  • Heard, Ann
  • Howland, Roy
  • Johnson, Kathy
  • Legore, Rosemary
  • Lum, Harry
  • Mather, Portia
  • McMannis, Christy
  • Nobles, Jenny
  • Prentiss, Alexandra
  • Rasmussen, Bob
  • Schulze, Karen
  • Slottee, Barbara
  • Steiner, Bob
  • Webb, Bill
  • Wong, Steve
  • Geographical Names :
  • Albany (Or.)
  • Atlanta (Ga.)
  • Baker City (Or.)
  • Beaverton (Or.)
  • Boise (Idaho)
  • Burlingame (Calif.)
  • Craigmont (Idaho)
  • Eugene (Or.)
  • Goshen (Ind.)
  • Honolulu (Hawaii)
  • Jackson (Mich.)
  • Lake Oswego (Or.)
  • Neahkanie Beach (Or.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Portland (Or.)
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
  • Seattle (Wash.)
  • Tigard (Or.)
  • Yakima (Wash.)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project