European Lore, 1975  PDF

Overview of the Collection

European Lore
1975 (inclusive)
0.04 linear feet
Collection Number
Marilyn Hager 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

Folklore textsReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Container(s) Description
One account of tea drinking in England
One account of a Swedish celebration: mid-summer
English child's game with rhyme
English legend about a ghost that exists in an old house in Kingsclere
Folk medicine
One cure for a sliver learned from English folk life
Folk speech
Five accounts of slang learned in Hungary (4 are American)
Hungarian: a) one recipe for traditional meat dish ("Cspipetke Guylas" -Goulash) b) one recipe for soup ("Seven Chieftains Tokany") c) one recipe for a vegetable dish common in dinner meals ("Stuffed Pullet")
Swedish: a) a secret recipe for traditional Swedish pancakes
Folk poetry and Rhyme
A poem for school children: "Keep Busy" (Swedish)
Prayer: "God who loves Children... " (Swedish)

Sound recordingsReturn to Top

Description Dates
T02_1975_128: Marilyn Hager interview sound recordings
1.0 sound tape reel (analog)

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • English American
  • folk medicine
  • folk speech
  • folklife
  • Foodways
  • Games
  • Hungarian Tourist Agent
  • legends
  • narratives
  • Poetry
  • recipes
  • ritual
  • Sound recordings
  • Swedish Americans
  • Personal Names :
  • Hager, Kurt
  • Matyas, Akos
  • Norlin, Janet
  • Geographical Names :
  • Budapest (Hungary)
  • Milwaukie (Or.)
  • Portland (Or.)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project