Miscellaneous Folklore, 1971  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Title
Miscellaneous Folklore
Dates
1971 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.03 linear feet
Collection Number
1971_315
Summary
Jean Andra 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.

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
Legends
Four local legends about an iron door in the Samaria Mountains behind which is hidden some gold by robbers in a stage -coach holdup and residents of Malad Valley trying to find this door without success
A historical legend about the killing of a huge grizzly bear in Cache Valley in Utah, "Ephraim"
Two stories about a man who haunts the Two Mile Canyon, Idaho, in which he killed himself
Narratives: Family history and reminiscences
Story of the crossing of the Atlantic by the Larsen family in 1862, their settling in Mendon, Utah, and the death of the father of the family
Another account of the Larson family settling in Mendon, Utah; their houses, clothing, furnishings, social gatherings etc.
Story about a man falling down a well in Holbrook, Idaho, with a horse on top of him and how the men had to cut the horse up in pieces in order to get the man's body out
Account of settling of Bull Canyon in southern Idaho, and naming of Bear Springs
Folksongs (Instrumental Music): Songs played on a mouth organ
Unknown Stephen Foster melody
MOCKINGBIRD HILL
OVER THE WAVES
LET THE REST OF THE WORLD GO BY
LISTEN TO THE MOCKINGBIRD
TENNESSEE WALTZ
LARA'S THEME
THE DANISH WALTZ
WHEN IRISH EYES ARE SMILING
THE DANISH WALTZ
THREE 0' CLOCK IN THE MORNING
JINGLE BELLS
LET ME CALL YOU SWEETHEART

Sound recordingsReturn to Top

Description Dates
T02_1971_315: Jean Andra Interview sound recordings
1.0 sound tape reel (analog)
undated

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Farmers
  • folk narratives
  • folksongs
  • Housewives
  • legends
  • Music
  • Oral Histories
  • Pioneers
  • Rancher
  • Sound recordings
  • Student
  • White Americans
  • Personal Names :
  • Hansen, Geraldine
  • Larsen, Delone
  • Larsen, Lillian
  • Servoss, Connie
  • Servoss, Guy
  • Servoss, Helen
  • Servoss, J.A.
  • Sweeten, Colin
  • Waldron, Nat
  • Willie, Linda
  • Geographical Names :
  • Arbon Valley (Idaho)
  • Cache Valley (Utah and Idaho)
  • Holbrook (Idaho)
  • Malad City (Idaho)
  • Mendon (Utah)
  • Ogden (Utah)
  • Two Mile Canyon (Idaho)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project