It's Magic Inside: Baseball Superstitions, 2010  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Turner, Maura
Title
It's Magic Inside: Baseball Superstitions
Dates
2010
Quantity
0.02 linear feet
Collection Number
2011_038
Summary
Maura Turner 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

There's a whole other world of baseball, the world of superstitions, traditions, and rituals. It is a well known world, for these traditions, superstitions, and rituals provide a sense of routine for players and fans alike, add magic to the game, and tie the past to the present.

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Restrictions on Use

Collection is available 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

Informant release form(s) (2)Return to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

EssayReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Folklore text sheetsReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Interview transcript(s) (2)Return to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Sound recordingsReturn to Top

Description Dates
C01_2011_038: [untitled]
1.0 electronic optical disc (cd-rom)
Turner, Maura
November, 11, 2010

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Athletes
  • Baseball
  • Entertainment
  • fans
  • magic
  • Recreational
  • rituals
  • sound recordings
  • Sports
  • Superstitions
  • Traditions
  • Personal Names :
  • Turner, Liam
  • Uhlman, Jay
  • Geographical Names :
  • Chico, Ca
  • Eugene (Or.)
  • United States
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Beliefs and customs
  • Fieldwork project