Student Folklore Fieldwork Project, 2016  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Rendon, Maritza
Student Folklore Fieldwork Project
2016 (inclusive)
0.02 linear feet

1 folder
Collection Number
Maritza Rendon 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

This collection is open for access in accordance with Archives of Northwest Folklore policy.


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

A series of folklore documentations. You can find documentations about Mexican culture, Iranian traditions, speech and debate traditions, customs and good luck charms, supernatural encounters and legends. The items found in this collection are from the people I interviewed. There is no connections between documentations; they are relevant to each individual and their life.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Collection is open for use in accordance with Archives of Northwest Folklore policy and additional stipulations by collectors or informants. See project release form in collection file for additional stipulations.

Restrictions on Use

Collection includes a project release form signed by collector. Collection includes informant release forms signed by informants.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Master SheetReturn to Top

Collector Release Form Deed of GiftReturn to Top

Informant Release FormsReturn to Top

Folklore Text SheetsReturn to Top

Dia de Reyes (Three King's Day)
Munecas quitapenas
12 Grapes
Irani New Year's Celebrations
Iranian Beaty
Sweetness in Life Iranian Weddings
Tea Time in Iran
Altar de Muertos
Phi Beta Phi Initiation
Crusher Wishes
Speech and Debate Traditions
Grandpa on the Patio
Serendipity at the Street Fair
An Aspen Legend

PhotographsReturn to Top

Description Dates
P01_2018_162_01: Altar de Muertos
Rendon, Maritza
1.0 photographs
Day of the Dead Altar at the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art
P01_2018_162_02: Serendipity at the Street Fair
Rendon, Maritza
1.0 photographs
Picture of Serena's good luck charm.
P01_2018_162_03: Weaving
Rendon, Maritza
1.0 photographs
Quick sample Carolina made for me to show in this archive.

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • beauty
  • Beliefs and Customs
  • celebrations
  • college
  • cosmetics
  • customs
  • Day of the Dead
  • eyeliner
  • food
  • fraternity/sorority
  • good luck
  • Good luck charms
  • High School
  • Iranian (Persian)
  • material lore
  • Mexican
  • New Years traditions
  • superstitions
  • tradition
  • Weaving
  • Personal Names :
  • Arredondo, Carouna
  • Enfad, Delbar
  • Leach, Casey
  • Obermeyer, Peter
  • Rendon, Maritza
  • Ross, Serena
  • Geographical Names :
  • Oregon
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • contagious magic
  • Fieldwork project