Folklore of the Treeplanting Hoedads, 1974  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Bechtel, Louise K.
Folklore of the Treeplanting Hoedads
0.02 linear feet
Collection Number
Louise K. Bechtel 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 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

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
Two tree planting proverbs
Two versions of the same proverb
One Sasquatch story
Folk Poetry and Rhyme
Two treeplanting rhymes
Oral History
One memorate
Folk Costume
One example of treeplanting garb
Folk Speech
Six names for treeplanting tools
Seventeen technical terms and instructions
Five treeplanting expressions

Interview transcriptReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Hoedads Work Contracting Co-op
  • photographs
  • trees
  • Personal Names :
  • Cordo, Robert
  • Gratson, Edna
  • Herson, Frederick
  • Landin, Edward
  • Osden, Steven D.
  • Prideaux, Paul
  • Tonkyn, Michael
  • Wemple, Edward
  • Geographical Names :
  • Lane County, Oregon
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project