Camplore, 1972  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Title
Camplore
Dates
1972 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.04 linear feet
Collection Number
1972_002
Summary
Carol Evans 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


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.

Alternative Forms Available

Text and scans in this collection are available as Adobe Portable Document Format files in the archives.

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
Customs
Friendship Circle
Wigglebottom: letter-answering elf
Wishing logs
Wishing rocks-two entries
Wishing Boats
Campfire seating arrangement at fly camps
Gift of pine cone at closing campfire
Fairy Bridge
Scriggleboggle: letter-answering elf - Two entries
Blob Day
"Kubrik the Outlaw," a sawblade gong rung on special
Elephants: #10 tin cans used for table scraps
The elf in the Weavery
The Storyhouse fairy, and the fireplace fairy
The giant under Robin Hill
The flagpole elf
Gertrude the Worcestershire bottle
Dressing as Amy Vanderbilt to give instruction to etiquette
Dinner lessons in etiquette
The Use of Scarves
The Drumbeat
Magic Ring and Magic Lantern
Candle Lighting-Two entries
Saving a log to start the next year's fire
Folk Speech- Camp Speech
Ishnik- a location for overnights
Ant Bridge- speech about table manners
Muddy Feet- speech about table manners
Folktale
The Tajar
Superstition and Popular Belief
How to avoid killing the fairies- table manners
Legends
Barnacle Bill
Legend about Puget Sound
Legend of Chief Cleawox
Legend at Namanu of the Indian brave and the Indian maiden
WoHeLo trees at Camp Namanu
The Legend of Queslento Village
Folk songs- Camp Songs
"Candle Song"
"Barges"
Folk Poetry and Rhyme
"Magic Ring"
Oral History
Camp History of Camp Namanu at Sandy, Oregon, including the popularity of Theodore Harper, "Uncle Toby"-Two entries
Supplemental materials
Staff manuals and postcards from two camps

Sound recordingsReturn to Top

Description Dates
T01_1972_002: Carol Evans Interview Sound Recordings
1.0 sound tape reel (analog)
7 inches
7 inches
Sound recordings in this collection are available as digital audio files in the archives.
1972

PhotographsReturn to Top

Description Dates
P01_1972_002_01: The meadow from Uncle Toby's Story House, Camp Namanu, Portland Council of Camp Fire Girls
1.0 photographic print(s)
undated
P01_1972_002_02: Raker Lodge - Camp Namanu, Portland Council of Camp Fire Girls
1.0 photographic print(s)
undated
P01_1972_002_03: Swimming Pool - Camp Namanu, Portland Council of Camp Fire Girls
1.0 photographic print(s)
undated
P01_1972_002_04: Nature House - Camp Namanu, Portland Council of Camp Fire Girls
1.0 photographic print(s)
undated
P01_1972_002_05: Boating on the duck pond - Camp Namanu, Portland Council of Camp Fire Girls
1.0 photographic print(s)
undated
P01_1972_002_06: Flag - Camp Namanu, Portland Council of Camp Fire Girls
1.0 photographic print(s)
undated
P01_1972_002_07: The Ranch "Point", Lookout Ishnik - Camp Namanu, Portland Council of Camp Fire Girls
1.0 photographic print(s)
undated

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • camp songs
  • campfire activities
  • Girl Scouts
  • legends
  • Photographs
  • Sound recordings
  • Summer camp counselors
  • Summer campers
  • Personal Names :
  • Foster, Ellie
  • Hodson, Helen
  • Hyland, Hollis
  • Jewell, Kristine
  • Langfitt, Gail
  • McKay, Susan
  • Pierce, Nancy
  • Porter, Revajean
  • Vogt, Linda
  • Geographical Names :
  • A "Y" Camp in Utah
  • Camp Cleawox (Florence, Or.)
  • Camp Namanu (Sandy, Or.)
  • Eugene (Or.)
  • Tacoma (Wash.)
  • Tillamook (Or.)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project