Customs, Medicine, Superstition Beliefs, and Oral History From My Parents Living in Talent, Oregon, 1974  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Schaeffer, Anne
Title
Customs, Medicine, Superstition Beliefs, and Oral History From My Parents Living in Talent, Oregon
Dates
1974
Quantity
0.02 linear feet
Collection Number
1974_180
Summary
Anne Schaeffer 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 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.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Master sheetReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Project release formReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

EssayReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Folklore textsReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Container(s) Description
Holiday Customs
Lentils on New Year's Day
Easter Eating Customs
Birthday Cake
Folk Medicine
Purify the blood
One cure for warts
One cure for hemorrhoids
Two cures for colds
Superstition Beliefs
Opals as bad luck
Birds as bad luck
Water witching
Symbolic belief in rocks
Oral History
Arabic picture
Gypsy violin

Interview transcriptReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Sound recordingsReturn to Top

Description Dates
T02_1974_180: [untitled]
1.0 sound tape reel (analog)
5 inches
Schaeffer, Anne
undated

PhotographsReturn to Top

Description Dates
P01_1974_180_01: Mr. Hail's rock, where the woman is committing suicide.
1.0 photographic print
Schaeffer, Anne
undated
P01_1974_180_02: Symbolic pictures with religious symbols, made by Mr. Hail
1.0 photographic print
Schaeffer, Anne
undated
P01_1974_180_03: Symbolic pictures with religious symbols, made by Mr. Hail
1.0 photographic print
Schaeffer, Anne
undated
P01_1974_180_04: Mr. Hail holding his rock with the head of Moses, other rocks in the background are ones he's fashioned into statues.
1.0 photographic print
Schaeffer, Anne
undated
P01_1974_180_05: Mr. Hail and his rock statues he's made
1.0 photographic print
Schaeffer, Anne
undated
P01_1974_180_06: Mr. Hail and a picture he has constructed with polished rock.
1.0 photographic print
Schaeffer, Anne
undated
P01_1974_180_07: Picture which hung in Alfred Schaeffer's house when the Moracans invaded
1.0 photographic print
Schaeffer, Anne
undated
P01_1974_180_08: Picture which hung in Alfred Schaeffer's house when the Moracans invaded
1.0 photographic print
Schaeffer, Anne
undated

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • German and French Canadians
  • holidays
  • oral histories
  • photographs
  • sound recordings
  • superstitions
  • Personal Names :
  • Schaeffer, Alfred
  • Schaeffer, Loretta
  • Geographical Names :
  • Germany
  • Illinois
  • Oregon
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project
  • Folk medicine
  • Holiday Customs
  • Oral history
  • Superstition Beliefs