Jokes about Scandinavia told by Scandinavian Students, 1986  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Murray, Heidi
Title
Jokes about Scandinavia told by Scandinavian Students
Dates
1986
Quantity
0.02 linear feet
Collection Number
1986_017
Summary
Heidi Murray 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
Jokes
six jokes involving a Dane, a Norwegian and a Swede
five jokes about the Finnish charactors Pekka and Toivonen
nineteen jokes about the stupidity of Swedes
three jokes about Bergen, Norway
one joke about the Kiev, U.S.S.R. incident
one joke about the backwoods Norwegian
one Sami joke
two jokes about Sweden being undesirable
one Scottish joke
one space shuttle joke
two jokes about Norway being undesirable
four jokes about the stupidity of Norwegians
one Pakistani joke
one joke about the Swedish character Belman
one Polish joke
two Swedish submarine jokes

Interview transcriptReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Sound recordingsReturn to Top

Description Dates
T04_1986_017: Conversations with informants for jokes told about Scandinavia by foreign students
1.0 sound cassette (analog)
Murray, Heidi
On Spine: Conversations with informants for jokes told about Scandinavia by foreign students; On Case: Side A: Pekka Pellinen, Fredrik Billgren, Heidi Murray, Lisa Mandell - 8:30 5/20/86; Side 2: Lars Dalen, Roald Albriatsen, Heidi Murray - 1:00 5/20/86; *the beginning of this tape was taped over by accident (it is on the transcript); Heidi Murray 1518 Kincaid Eugene, Oregon 97401
May 20, 1986

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • College students
  • ethnic groups
  • Finns
  • Foreign students
  • jokes
  • Norwegians
  • sound recordings
  • students
  • Swedes
  • Personal Names :
  • Albrigtsen, Roald
  • Billgren, Fredrik
  • Dalen, Lars
  • Grytten, Roger
  • Pellinen, Pekka
  • Geographical Names :
  • Bergen, Norway
  • Malmo, Sweden
  • Oslo, Norway
  • Tampere, Finland
  • Tromso, Norway
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project