Local Traditions and Folklore, 2017  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Cheever, Lauren
Local Traditions and Folklore
2017 (inclusive)
0.02 linear feet

1 folder
Collection Number
Lauren Cheever 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

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


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Theme of ski and snowboard culture.

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.

Restrictions on Use

Collection includes a project release form signed by collector. Collection includes informant release forms signed by informants.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Master SheetReturn to Top

Project Release FormReturn to Top

Informant Release FormsReturn to Top

Research ProposalReturn to Top

Folklore Text SheetsReturn to Top

Material Lore
Toni and Coop Tattoo
Rave Kandi
Christmas Stockings
Verbal Lore
Skier/ Snowboarder Lingo
Snowboarder Stereotype
Skater Lingo
Customary Lore
New Member Initiation
Silent Rock
Pray for Snow Party
Dummy Downhill
The Light Shows
Back Alley Art
Mandala Tapestry
Stoner Lore
Ski Slope Christmas Tree

PhotographsReturn to Top

Description Dates
P01_2018_110_01: Toni and Coop Tattoo
Cheever, Lauren
1.0 photographic print(s)
Feathered wings with initials AC and CH in between. The date 2-21-15 in Roman numerals. AC= Antonio Caballero; CH: Cooper Hill
P01_2018_110_02: Christmas Stockings
Cheever, Lauren
1.0 photographic print(s)
P01_2018_110_03: Back Alley Art
Cheever, Lauren
1.0 photographs
P01_2018_110_04: Mandala Tapestry
Cheever, Lauren
1.0 photographs

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • feuds
  • hazing
  • ski and snowboard feuds
  • Skiers
  • skiing
  • snowboarders
  • snowboarding
  • specialized vocabulary
  • Sports
  • superstitions
  • tattoos (body markings) USE: tattooing
  • team sports
  • Personal Names :
  • Anonymous
  • Brennan, Brett
  • Cheever, Lauren
  • Neubarth, Brandon
  • Van Keulen, Jordan
  • Watzig, Ethan
  • Wright, Parker
  • Zielinski, Joan
  • Geographical Names :
  • Pacific Northwest
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project
  • Memorial Tattoo
  • Speech: Jargon/Slang
  • urban legends