An Interview with a Person with Unusual Psychic Abilities, 1971  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Title
An Interview with a Person with Unusual Psychic Abilities
Dates
1971 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.02 linear feet
Collection Number
1971_213
Summary
Bruce Jancin 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


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

An interview with a young Finnish woman who claims to have unusual psychic abilities. Included are accounts of telepathic communication, psychic healing, and informant's theory of psychic phenomenon.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Collection does not include a project release form signed by the collector.

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

Folklore textsReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Container(s) Description
Memorats of superstition and popular belief
Account of telepathic communication between informant and a friend
Another story of telepathic communication
Four accounts of psychic healing
Informant's theory of psychic phenomena
Explanation of religious services of the First Finnish Apostolic Church

Interview transcriptReturn to Top

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Finnish
  • folk beliefs
  • Personal narratives
  • superstitions
  • Personal Names :
  • Uunola, Kirsti
  • Geographical Names :
  • Astoria (Or.)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project