Indian Cowboy and Student Lore, 1976

Overview of the Collection

Indian Cowboy and Student Lore
1976 (inclusive)
0.03 linear feet
Collection Number
Roberta L. Conner 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: 5413463925
Access Restrictions

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

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.

Collection includes project release form with additional stipulations.

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.

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 (Native American)
Three about Mexicans
Two about insects
One about a hair lip
Six about Polacks
One about King Arthur and Sir Lancelot
One about a rooster
One about a little boy and a woman
One about Albany, Oregon
One about Fonzi
Four about cowboys and riding bulls and broncs

Sound recordingsReturn to Top

Description Dates
T02_1976_030: Roberta L. Conner Interview Sound Recordings
1.0 sound tape reel (analog)
May 1976

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Indian Cowboys
  • Indian Students (High School and College)
  • Native American (Sioux, Siletz Tribe, Umatilla, Assiniboine-Chippewa, Paiute)
  • Sound recordings
  • indigenous peoples
  • jokes
  • superstitions

Personal Names

  • Anonymous
  • Conner, Brian
  • Conner, Verna
  • Flores, Lucy
  • Miller, Elaine (Conner)
  • Tappo, Buzzy

Geographical Names

  • Arizona
  • Ellensburg (Wash.)
  • Madras (Or.)
  • Pendleton (Or.)
  • Pine Ridge (S.D.)
  • Salem (Or.)
  • Warm Springs (Or.)

Form or Genre Terms

  • Fieldwork project