Mexican Family Gatherings, 2009  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Cox, Crystal Faith
Title
Mexican Family Gatherings
Dates
2009
Quantity
0.02 linear feet
Collection Number
2010_058
Summary
Crystal Faith Cox 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

The study of a Mexican family gatherings with the use of an informant whom is Mexican. Also, as an exoteric informant I asked the main informant's husband his thoughts on the family gatherings to gain a better perspective on the traditions used in the family.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Collection is available 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

Release formsReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

EssayReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Folklore textsReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Container(s) Description
Occupation
CNA
Folk name
Poncho
Calendar custom
Decoration
Religious
Three Kings
Nativity
The Virgin Mary

Interview transcriptReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • calendar rites
  • celebrations
  • families
  • Family
  • family life
  • Gatherings
  • holidays
  • Mexican American
  • Mexican family traditions
  • religion
  • religious holidays
  • Personal Names :
  • Cox, Serena Cherie
  • Cox, Steve Alan
  • Geographical Names :
  • California
  • Oregon
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Beliefs and customs
  • Fieldwork project