Fieldwork Project, 2015  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Maggiore, Nicole Della
Title
Fieldwork Project
Dates
2015 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.02 linear feet

1 folder
Collection Number
2018_040
Summary
Nicole Della Maggiore was a student of folklore at the University of Oregon. 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 available for access in accordance with Randall V. Mills Archives policy.

Languages
English


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The purpose of this fieldwork is to collect examples of folklore from University of Oregon students and Eugene locals, in order to add to the archives of folklore of the Pacific Northwest. There are ten examples in this compostition, all of which were collected on or near the University of Oregon campus. Subjects who were interviewed ranges in age, gender and ethnicity.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Collection is available for use in accordance with Randall V. Mills Archives policy.

Restrictions on Use

Collection includes project release form signed by the collector.

Collection includes informant release forms signed by the informants.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Master sheetReturn to Top

Project release formReturn to Top

Informant release formReturn to Top

Folklore text sheetsReturn to Top

Description
Urban legend - Silent Bolder
Good luck toothbrush
Skier in-jokes
Ducks Cheerleading in-jokes
Toast - "May our children have rich fathers and attractive mothers"
Supernatural memorates
Ghost sighting of brother
Meeting an extra terrestrial
Body art
Tattoo of Paper Crane on Back of Neck
Tattoo in memory of grandmother
Small "X" on Left Hand

PhotographsReturn to Top

Description Dates
P01_2018_040_01: Tattoo of Paper Crane on Back of Neck
Maggiore, Nicole Della
1.0 photographic print(s)
Text Sheet 9: Kazumi's Memorial Tattoo
2015-11-28
P01_2018_040_02: Tattoo in memory of grandmother A
Maggiore, Nicole Della
1.0 photographic print(s)
Text Sheet 5: Brooke's Memorial Tattoos
2015-11-20
P01_2018_040_03: Tattoo in memory of grandmother B
Maggiore, Nicole Della
1.0 photographic print(s)
Text Sheet 5: Brooke's Memorial Tattoos
2015-11-20
P01_2018_040_04: Tattoo in memory of grandmother 3
Maggiore, Nicole Della
1.0 photographic print(s)
Text Sheet 5: Brooke's Memorial Tattoos
2015-11-20

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • body art
  • charms
  • College students
  • crafts
  • cranes (birds)
  • Family
  • Football
  • ghost stories
  • heart
  • High school students
  • Japanese
  • jokes
  • luck charms
  • material culture
  • myths
  • Origami
  • paper crafts
  • rites of passage
  • scarification
  • Skiers
  • Sports
  • sports superstitions
  • Students from the University of Oregon
  • tattoos (body markings) USE: tattooing
  • team sports
  • Texans
  • toasts (oratory)
  • toothbrushes
  • University of Oregon
  • University of Oregon football
  • University of Oregon ski team members
  • Personal Names :
  • Buckner, Deforest
  • Deboer, Liza
  • Eckenstein, Kazumi
  • Isaac, Caroline
  • Maggiore, Nicole Della
  • McInnes, Julia
  • Reiss, Joe
  • Sikora, Brooke
  • Sims, Veronica
  • Geographical Names :
  • Oregon
  • Pacific Northwest
  • Texas
  • West Coast, United States
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • cheerleading
  • Fieldwork project
  • memorial
  • Memorial Tattoo
  • Peronal experience narratives
  • rituals
  • Speeches
  • supernatural
  • superstitions