Cowboy Folklore from Malheur County, 1972  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Title
Cowboy Folklore from Malheur County
Dates
1972 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.03 linear feet
Collection Number
1972_134
Summary
Linda Lorene Miller 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 includes 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

EssayReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Folklore textsReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Container(s) Description
Narratives
Getting hung up by skirt in tree
Trip to Crater Lake, Or. in a horse wagon
Making bullets from railroad lead bands
Getting to school by walking through a rail-road tunnel
How Fred Brown rode a bucking horse
Fred Brown's attempt at homesteading
Getting 'guns' to last for about a week
Cowboy-greenhorn whirled rattlesnakes around
Beef-drive at Coyote Wells and cattle stampeding one night
Customs
Children's activities and past-times; skiing with home-made skis, using one pole
Clothing custom at Double C and P Ranch aren't cowboy-like
Cowboy eating and cooking customs

Interview transcriptReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Sound recordingsReturn to Top

Description Dates
T01_1972_134_A: Linda Lorene Miller Interview Sound Recordings
1.0 sound tape reel (analog)
7 inches
7 inches
Sound recordings in this collection are available as digital files in the archives.
1972
T01_1972_134_B: Linda Lorene Miller Interview Sound Recordings
1.0 sound tape reel (analog)
7 inches
7 inches
Sound recordings in this collection are available as digital files in the archives.
1972

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Cowboy/English speaking
  • cowboys
  • Oral Histories
  • Sound recordings
  • Personal Names :
  • Telford, Harry
  • Geographical Names :
  • Malheur County (Or.)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project