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Overview of the Collection

Figa, Laura
Field Project
2013 (inclusive)
0.02 linear feet

1 folder
Collection Number
Laura Figa 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

This collection is open for access in accordance with Archives of Northwest Folklore policy.


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The following project invests many different areas within the field of folklore. Almost all of the investigations pertain to superstition and folk belief.

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Restrictions on Use

Collection is open for use in accordance with Archives of Northwest Folklore policy and additional stipulations by collectors or informants. See project release form in collection file for additional stipulations.

Restrictions on Use

Collection includes a project release form signed by collector. Collection includes informant release forms signed by informants.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Master SheetReturn to Top

Project Release FormReturn to Top

Informant Release FormsReturn to Top

Folklore Text SheetsReturn to Top

Folk Belief
Mythology, Gestures, and Supernatural
Urban Legend Superstition
Myth of the Banshee
Contagious Magic
Memorate Superstition
Legend Pertaining to Orthodox Conservative Judaism
Superstition Tradition
Giving Birth to Non-Humans

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Subject Terms

  • customs
  • Death/Funeral
  • Ethnicity
  • Family
  • folk beliefs
  • Judaism
  • memorates
  • pranks
  • superstitions
  • tradition

Personal Names

  • Britton, Kelsey Hayes
  • Figa, Laura
  • Figa, Stewart
  • Murphy, Josephine
  • Murphy, Tim

Geographical Names

  • Illinois
  • Ireland
  • Oregon
  • Poland

Form or Genre Terms

  • contagious magic
  • Fieldwork project
  • Ritual, Religion
  • supernatural