Scandinavian Lore, 1971  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Scandinavian Lore
1971 (inclusive)
0.03 linear feet
Collection Number
Christine Oman 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.


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.

Alternative Forms Available

Collection is available as an Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) file in the archives.

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
Norwegian Christmas custom of decorating tree
Swedish Christmas custom; tree, party
Norwegian custom: wedding ring on right hand, earlier, on left
A joke against Swedes, by Norwegians
One wart remedy
Remedy for receding hairline
Custom of midwifing
Problems with children born out of wedlock and how to ease the childbirth
Folk art
Photo of a tapestry painting brought from Sweden
Material culture
Photo of a pillow done in needlepoint
Photos of a Norwegian Bible
Photos of a traditional Norwegian bridal costume
Recipes and food
Story behind and recipe for lutefisk
Recipe for Kuldolmar (meat dish)
Recipe for Risgrynsgr8t (molded rice pudding)
Recipe for Kalvsylta (jellied veal)
Recipe for Prassylta (head cheese)
Recipe for Potatiskorv (meat sausage)
Inglad Sill (pickled herring)

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • clothing
  • ethnic jokes
  • folk medicine
  • Foodways
  • material culture
  • Norwegian
  • Photographs
  • recipes
  • Swedes
  • Geographical Names :
  • Astoria (Or.)
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
  • Spokane (Wash.)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project