Current Jokes from Female Sales Clerks, 1973

Overview of the Collection

Title
Current Jokes from Female Sales Clerks
Dates
1973 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.02 linear feet
Collection Number
1973_176
Summary
Kathleen R. Frederick was a student in the University of Oregon Folklore Studies 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: 5413463925
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
Jokes
Sexual, plays on words
sound of pubic hair
why pubic hair is curly
the difference between
the old whore and the young whore
the pygmy genius and the female track star
the woman in church and the woman in the tub
Other plays on words
the difference humor and odor
Short anecdotes with a punch line
The prostitute and the man from H&R Block
The naive newlyweds
Mr. Buzzard, Mr. Turtle, and Mr. Rabbit

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Americans of mixed descent
  • department store clerks and cashiers
  • jokes
  • occupational folklore
  • women ages eighteen to thirty

Personal Names

  • Anonymous
  • Frederick, Kathleen R.

Geographical Names

  • Eugene (Or.)
  • Portland (Or.)

Form or Genre Terms

  • Fieldwork project