Various Folklore Items: Quilts, Recipes, Games, Beliefs, and Guardian Angel, 1982  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Shook, Mary
Title
Various Folklore Items: Quilts, Recipes, Games, Beliefs, and Guardian Angel
Dates
1982
Quantity
0.02 linear feet
Collection Number
1982_127
Summary
Mary Shook 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

Included are photos of three quilts, a recipe for Snow Candy, an account of a belief warning young girls against Gypsies, games to play in the car, the man in the peanut, a story of a guardian angel and a narrative about gray hair.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

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

Container(s) Description
Folder
1 Master sheet
1 Project release form
1 Essay
1 Folklore texts
1 Interview transcript

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Angels
  • Candy
  • children's games
  • Family
  • folk beliefs
  • folk narratives
  • foodways
  • Games
  • Gypsies
  • photographs
  • Quilts
  • Snow
  • supernatural tales
  • White hair
  • Personal Names :
  • members, Various family
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Beliefs-cosmic phenomena
  • Children's folklore
  • Family folklore
  • Fieldwork project
  • Material culture-quilts, food