Early Courtship and Kissing Games, 1972  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Title
Early Courtship and Kissing Games
Dates
1972 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.02 linear feet
Collection Number
1972_177
Summary
Catherine Schuck 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.


Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Collection includes 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
Kissing games
Spin the bottle (eight versions)
Post office (two versions)
Seven Minutes in heaven
Truth or dare (two versions)
Jump rope rhymes
"Will he marry me?"
"What kind of ring will he give me?"
"What will he be?"
"When will we be wed?"
Word games
States
Love, hate, friendship, marriage
Fortune
Other games
Strip poker
Doctors
Pants
Customs
Notes (two versions)
Gift giving (two versions)
Beating up girls
Going steady (three versions)
Kissing at the movies
Apple stem
The truth book
Leather strip
Valentines (two versions)
Necking
Impressions
Rings
School sweaters and jackets

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • children's poetry
  • College students
  • customs
  • Games
  • Professor
  • Personal Names :
  • Churchill, Tom
  • Diestel, Mike
  • Fies, Barbara
  • Herrara, Edna
  • Leeper, Professor
  • Leigh, Paul
  • McPhee, Bob
  • Morton, Michael
  • Olson, Arvid
  • Powell, Janice
  • Snodgrass, Tom
  • Tucker, Susie
  • Geographical Names :
  • Atlanta (Ga.)
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
  • Greenwood (Ind.)
  • Homeville (Pa.)
  • Little Rock (Ark.)
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • Portola Valley (Calif.)
  • Salem (Or.)
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
  • Santa Barbara (Calif.)
  • Sioux City (Iowa)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project