Superstitions, 1970  PDF

Overview of the Collection

1970 (inclusive)
0.02 linear feet
Collection Number
Nancy Jane McLeod was a student of folklore at the University of Oregon. This collection includes 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.

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
Superstitions and popular beliefs
Nine auto racers' superstitions
Three golf'ers' superstitions
Seven bowlers' superstitions
Five baseball players' superstitions
One swimmers' superstition
Four Eskimo superstitions
One local skiers' superstition
Ninety-two superstitions of all kinds: good and bad luck omens, weather, death, social relations, hunting, wedding, etc

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Anglo Americans
  • athletes
  • Baseball players
  • Bowlers
  • Eskimos
  • folk beliefs
  • Games
  • Golfers
  • hunters
  • Hunting
  • indigenous peoples
  • Race Car Drivers
  • Skiers
  • Sports
  • superstitions
  • Swimmers
  • Personal Names :
  • Bellismo, Lou
  • Cochran, Diana
  • Connolly, Jane
  • Jenkinson, Sherry
  • Jewell, Marge
  • McGaugh, Ethel
  • McGaugh, H. E.
  • McLeod, Grace
  • McLeod, Jane
  • McLeod, M. E.
  • Page, R.
  • Preston, Lola
  • Shellenberger, Michael
  • Sutton, Len
  • Wilheimy, Ora
  • Wilson, Bob
  • Wilson, Eleice
  • Geographical Names :
  • Eugene (Or.)
  • Milwaukie (Or.)
  • Pittsburgh (Pa.)
  • Portland (Or.)
  • Seattle (Wash.)
  • Tacoma (Wash.)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Fieldwork project