Camp Onahlee Folklore, 1977  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Camp Onahlee Folklore
1977 (inclusive)
0.05 linear feet
Collection Number
Cynthia Owens 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

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

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
Anne Marie and Juan Pierre--"Anne Marie she loved Pierre"
Barges--"Out of my window looking in the night"
Carmeaccie--"Carmeaccie go linstead market"
De Boatman--"Oh, de boatman dance and de boatman sing"
Georgie--"Every morning at half past eight"
Hi Jolly--"Hi Jolly was a camel driver"
"In a cottage in the woods"
Old MacDonald--"Old MacDonald had a farm"
"One night my little spider died"
Riding in the Morning--"We're riding in the morning"
Sarah the Whale--"In Frisco Bay there was a whale"
MacNamerah--"Oh me name is MacNamerah"
Suiters--"There are suitors at my door"
A New Day--"God has created a new day"
"Bed is too small for my tiredness"
Black Socks--"Black socks, they never get dirty"
Chicken--C that's the way it begins"
Castles--"We won't live in a castle"
Cowboy's Lullaby--"When night comes over the prairie"
"Dark Brown is the river"
Dreamland--"Dreamland opens here"
"I've got the left hind foot of a rabbit"
Friendship--"Friendship is a shining thing"
"Girls of every nation"
Green Grow the Rushes--"I'll sing you one ho"
Gypsy Weather--"When there's a yellow sun on the hill"
"I shall arise and go unto my Father"
"I know a place where no one ever goes"
"I understand just how you feel"
"If we have earned the right to eat this bread"
Johnny Appleseed--"Oh the Lord is good to me"
"Meal ha be lulu be sham bel"
"Mr. Moon, Mr. Moon you're up too soon"
"'neath these tall green trees we stand"
"Onahlee we love you"
Partners--"You and me, we're gonna' be partners"
"Oh bring to us the piggy wig"
Red Balloon--"Give me a red balloon on a long black string"
"Remember the times you've had here"
Riggity-jig--"Ariggity jig and away we go"
"Say when will we ever meet again"
Sing Along--"Sing along, oh sing along"
"Sing your way home"
Smiles--"Smiles are made out of the sunshine"
"So onward we go with the song"
Talula Bye Bye--"Oh TaluIa lula lula bye bye"
Taps--"Day is done, gone the sun"
"Tell me why the stars do shine"
The Call of the Fire--"The call of the fire comes to us"
"The sun is up"
"There's a blue sky way up yonder"
Tina--"Tina sing gu Ia oo wa tie a"
"Up, up in the sky"
Viva La Company--"Let every good camper now join in"
"Where does the wind come from"
"White coral bells upon a slender stalk"
White Wings--"White wings they never grow weary"
"Who can sail"
Wisdom--"God gave the wisemen their widsom"
Witchcraft--"If there were witchcraft"
"Zippi Dee Do Da"
"Morning has come the board is spread"
Vine and Fig Tree--"And every man 'neath his vine"
Railroad Corral--"It's up in the morning at break"
"Walk shepherdess walk and I'll walk too"
Peter's Flowing Stream--"Oh I went to Peter's flowing"
"Call John the boatman"
Don't Fence Me In--"Oh give me land, lots of land"
Happiness Runs--"Happiness runs in a circular motion"
Fourteen camp customs
Four camp festivals
One camp costume
Camp names
Counselors in Training
Map of Camp Onahlee
Two proverbs
Six poems
Folktales and popular belief
Two camp folktales
Camp patches

Sound recordingsReturn to Top

Description Dates
T01_1977_095_A: Cynthia Owens Interview Sound Recording
1.0 sound tape reel (analog)
7 inches
7 inches
T01_1977_095_B: Cynthia Owens Interview Sound Recording
1.0 sound tape reel (analog)
7 inches
7 inches

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Songs
  • Sound recordings
  • Summer camp counselors
  • Summer campers
  • Personal Names :
  • Owens, Cynthia
  • Geographical Names :
  • Molalla (Or.)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project