An Interview with Retired Fisherman Raymond Gagnon, 1984  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Saure, Susanne
Title
An Interview with Retired Fisherman Raymond Gagnon
Dates
1984
Quantity
0.02 linear feet
Collection Number
1984_008
Summary
Susanne Saure 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
Folk Medicine
Cold remedy-drink boiled onion juice
Cold remedy-teaspoon warm turpentine with sugar
Cold remedy-mix lard with mustard and rub on chest
Laxative-spoon of castor oil
Personal Narrative
Biggest fish caught
First job as a cook and bait-boy on a boat
Wandering for 5 days in the ocean after boat damaged
Hunting and gathering in the woods
Recipes
Clams-build fire in hole in sand, when coals are hot, wrap clams in seaweed and cook half hour
Superstition
Whistle on a boat, whistle up a storm
Bad luck to fish with women
Mermaids

Interview transcriptReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Sound recordingsReturn to Top

Description Dates
T02_1984_008: [untitled]
1.0 sound tape reel (analog)
5 inches
Saure, Susanne
undated

PhotographsReturn to Top

Description Dates
P01_1984_008_01: Ray Gagnon and other
1.0 photographic print
Saure, Susanne
undated
P01_1984_008_02: Ray Gagnon
1.0 photographic print
Saure, Susanne
undated

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Fishermen
  • folk narratives
  • photographs
  • sound recordings
  • superstitions
  • Personal Names :
  • Gagnon, Raymond
  • Geographical Names :
  • Florence, Or.
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project
  • Folk medicine
  • Personal Narrative
  • Recipes
  • Superstition