Smokey Mountain Lore, 1975  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Title
Smokey Mountain Lore
Dates
1975 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.04 linear feet
Collection Number
1975_093
Summary
Carol S. Harris 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.


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Description of art project of teaching dyeing (natural) in Penland, North Carolina. (includes: Vanderbelts (in Nashville) sponsoring native craftsmen -Nashville during'30th -three old ladies and their technique of teaching natural dyeing ("mountain people") -some reference to their lifestyle -what plants to use and when -some reference to British dyeing techniques -when to dye and when not -feeling about dyeing pots attitudes of teachers toward innovations and changes -how Art School got established by 'getting' donations).

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Collection includes project release form signed by the collector.

Collection includes project release form with additional stipulations.

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

EssayReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Folklore textsReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Container(s) Description
Material Culture -Folk Art: natural dyeing
Description of natural dyeing methods as learned from mountain people in Penland, North Carolina -includes 26 dyed yarn samples process of dyeing described in essay -what plants to use and when -when to dye and when not -etc

Interview transcriptReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Sound recordingsReturn to Top

Description Dates
T02_1975_093: Carol S. Harris interview sound recordings
1.0 sound tape reel (analog)
undated

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Art teachers
  • dyeing
  • Folk art
  • material culture
  • Mountain people of Appalachia
  • narratives
  • Oral Histories
  • Sound recordings
  • Personal Names :
  • Yacopino, Feliccia
  • Geographical Names :
  • Eugene (Or.)
  • Smokey Mts. -Penland, North Carolina
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project