River Lore, 1981  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Kromer, Kenneth
Title
River Lore
Dates
1981
Quantity
0.02 linear feet
Collection Number
1981_026
Summary
Kenneth Kromer 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.

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
Genre one: Folklife
Discussion of folklife
River Stories
The Snake River at 77,000 C.F.S.--The Wall
"Oh Shit Rock" in Whitehorse Rapids on the Deschutes River
History of a local Rustler's Cabin
The cloud that wouldn't quit
A fish story
Jokes
Four racial jokes
Two "river" jokes
Jargon
Seven references to parts of the river
Seven references to rafts and the business

Interview transcriptReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Sound recordingsReturn to Top

Description Dates
T01_1981_026: [untitled]
1.0 sound tape reel (analog)
7 inches
Kromer, Kenneth
1981

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • jargons
  • jokes
  • narratives
  • occupational folklore
  • River guides
  • rivers
  • sound recordings
  • water transportation
  • Personal Names :
  • River guide-full time
  • River guide-part time
  • River guide-part time with another business
  • Geographical Names :
  • Eugene (Or.)
  • Owyhee River, Eastern Oregon
  • Portland, Or.
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project