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    • Robert A. Georges interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, Robert A. Georges discusses his time at the Indiana University...
    • American Folklore Society; Folklorists--United States--Interviews; Folklore Forum; Journal of American Folklore; Midwest Folklore; University of Pennsylvania; University of California, Los Angeles; Folklore professor; Ben-Amos, Dan; Brunvand, Jan...
    • Wayland D. Hand interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, Wayland Hand discusses his experiences with the Indiana University...
    • Folklorists--United States--Interviews; American Folklore Society; California Folklore Society; Indiana University Folklore Summer Institute; Journal of American Folklore; New York Folklore Society; University of Pennsylvania; Professor; Ashton,...
    • Warren E. Roberts interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, Warren Roberts discusses his interests in folklore and his...
    • American Folklore Society; Indiana University Folklore Summer Institute; Indiana University Foundation; Journal of American Folklore; Pennsylvania State University; Reed College; United States Army; Professor; Ashton, John William, 1900-; Boas,...
    • John McDowell interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, John McDowell, born on September 24, 1946, discusses his early life...
    • University of Pennsylvania; University of Texas at Austin; Professor; Abrahams, Roger D.; Bauman, Richard; Brown, Mary Ellen, 1939-; Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Thompson, Stith, 1885-1976; El-Shamy, Hasan;
    • Elliott Oring interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, Elliott Oring discusses his connections with the Indiana University...
    • De Caro, F. A.; Dégh, Linda; Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Dundes, Alan; Thompson, Stith, 1885-1976; Augusto, David; Bidney, David, 1908-1987; Burns, Thomas A.; Carpenter, Inta Gale; Durham, James R., 1938-; Fish, Lydia M.;...
    • Joseph C. Hickerson interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, Joseph C. Hickerson, an archivist at the Library of Congress,...
    • Indiana University Folklore Summer Institute; Blue Yodel; Indiana University Folksong Club; Library of Congress; Midwest Folklore; Oberlin College; Ashton, John William, 1900-; Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Oinas, Felix J.; List,...
    • Alan Dundes interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, Alan Dundes discusses wanting to study great literature after his...
    • University of Pennsylvania; Indiana University; Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Taylor, Archer, 1890-1973; Thompson, Stith, 1885-1976; Wells, Herman B; Dissertation, Academic; Folklorists--United States--Interviews;
    • Ralph Steele Boggs interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, Ralph Steele Boggs, born on November 17, 1901, discusses his interest...
    • Taylor, Archer, 1890-1973; Thompson, Stith, 1885-1976; Folklorists--United States--Interviews;
    • Herbert Halpert interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, Herbert Halpert, professor emeritus from the Folklore Department at...
    • American Folklore Society; Hoosier Folklore Bulletin; Indiana University Folklore Summer Institute; Memorial University of Newfoundland; Works Progress Administration; Professor; Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Hand, Wayland D....
    • William A. "Bert" Wilson interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, William A. "Bert" Wilson, born on September 23, 1933, talks about his...
    • American Folklore Society; Brigham Young University; National Defense Education Act Language Fellowship; Utah State University; Bidney, David, 1908-1987; Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Emerich, Duncan B.; Fife, Alta (Alta Stevens),...
    • Anne Pryor interview;

    • Anne Pryor interview by Elana Siegel, April 29, 2011, included in the Oral Histories: Scholars of Feminism collection compiled by the AFS Women's Section Oral History Project. This interview and accompanying photographs are available at the...
    • Rhode Island School of Design; University of Northern Colorado; Warren Air Force Base; Antinuclear movement;
    • Chava Weissler interview;

    • Chava Weissler interview, conducted by Jessie Lavintman. Included in the Oral Histories: Scholars of Feminism collection compiled by the AFS Women's Section Oral History Project. This interview and accompanying photographs are available at the...
    • Folklorists--United States--Interviews; Judaism; University of Pennsylvania; Jewish folklore; Feminism;
    • Jan Harold Brunvand interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, Jan Harold Brunvand, born on March 23, 1933 to Norwegian immigrants,...
    • Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Thompson, Stith, 1885-1976; Richmond, W. Edson (Winthrop Edson), 1916-1994; Roberts, Warren E. (Warren Everett), 1924-; United States. Army; Journal of American Folklore; University of Michigan; Utah...
    • Dov Noy interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, Dov Noy discusses his involvement with the Indiana University...
    • Bidney, David, 1908-1987; Buckley, Bruce; Dorson, Gloria; Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Roberts, Warren E. (Warren Everett), 1924-; Thompson, Stith, 1885-1976; Wells, Herman B.; Indiana University Folklore Summer Institute;...
    • Beverly Stoeltje interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, Beverly Stoeltje, born in 1940, discusses studying folklore at the...
    • American Folklore Society; University of Pennsylvania; University of Texas at Austin; Bauman, Richard; Boatright, Mody Coggin, 1896-1970; Brown, Mary Ellen, 1939-; Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Thompson, Stith, 1885-1976;...
    • Jack Zipes interview;

    • Jack Zipes interview, conducted by Kent Genis. Included in the Oral Histories: Scholars of Feminism collection compiled by the AFS Women's Section Oral History Project. This interview and accompanying photographs are available at the Minds@UW...
    • Folklorists--United States--Interviews; Blair Academy; Dartmouth College; Columbia University; Education; Pacifism; Peace movements; Folklore; Fairy tales;
    • Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett talks of her early education in English...
    • Dégh, Linda; Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Dundes, Alan; Mintz, Jerome R.; Thompson, Stith, 1885-1976; Turner Hotel; Folklore Forum; Folklorists--United States--Interviews; Women folklorists--United States--Interviews;
    • Linda Humphrey interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. This interview included Linda Humphrey, Theodore Humphrey, and Ellen Wachs. In this...
    • American Folklore Society; Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Parlor, Mary Celeste; Wilgus, D.K.;
    • Theodore Humphrey interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. This interview included Linda Humphrey, Theodore Humphrey, and Ellen Wachs. In this...
    • American Folklore Society; Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Parlor, Mary Celeste; Wilgus, D.K.;
    • Ellen Wachs interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. This interview included Linda Humphrey, Theodore Humphrey, and Ellen Wachs. In this...
    • American Folklore Society; Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Parlor, Mary Celeste; Wilgus, D.K.;
    • Felix J. Oinas interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, Felix J. Oinas discusses his ties to the Indiana University Folklore...
    • Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Glassie, Henry, 1941-; Taylor, Archer, 1890-1973; Thompson, Stith, 1885-1976; Jason, Heda; Messenger, John; Dissertation, Academic; Folklorists; Linguist; Indiana University. Dept. of Slavic Languages...
    • Shirley Steiner interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, Shirley Steiner discusses her interests in folklore and her...
    • Oberlin College; University of California, Los Angeles; Bauman, Richard; Botkin, Benjamin Albert, 1901-1975; Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Stoeltje, Beverly; Thompson, Stith, 1885-1976; Tarot cards;
    • Ellen Stekert interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, Ellen Stekert speaks of her involvement with the Indiana University...
    • American Folklore Society; Cornell University; Journal of American Folklore; University of Pennsylvania; Wayne State University; Wayne State University Folklore Archives; Bidney, David, 1908-1987; Botkin, Benjamin Albert, 1901-1975; Carpenter, Inta...
    • Ronald Smith interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, Ronald Smith speaks of his educational background and his subsequent...
    • Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; List, George, 1911-2008; Ortiz-Karp, Norma; Primrose, William, 1904-1982; Stone, Ruth; Thompson, Stith, 1885-1976; Ethnomusicology; Public schools;
    • Edward D. "Sandy" Ives interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, Edward D. "Sandy" Ives, born on September 4, 1925, discusses singing...
    • American Folklore Society; Indiana University; Indiana University Folklore Summer Institute; Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Dundes, Alan; Thompson, Stith, 1885-1976; Kirtley, Bacil F., 1924-; Dissertation, Academic;...
    • Sandy Dolby-Stahl interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, Sandy Dolby-Stahl, born on November 26, 1946, discusses how she...
    • Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Thompson, Stith, 1885-1976; Glassie, Henry, 1941-; Folklorists--United States--Interviews; Women folklorists--United States--Interviews;
    • Roger L. Janelli interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, Roger L. Janelli, born on September 21, 1943, talks about his...
    • Journal of the Folklore Institute; University of Pennsylvania; United States. Army; Professor; Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Leach, MacEdward, 1896-1967; Thompson, Stith, 1885-1976; Wells, Herman B.; Education;
    • Richard Reuss interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, Richard Reuss discusses his involvement with the Indiana University...
    • Dégh, Linda; Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Dundes, Alan; Lomax, Alan, 1915-2002; Richmond, W. Edson (Winthrop Edson), 1916-1994; Roberts, Warren E. (Warren Everett), 1924-; Stekert, Ellen Jane, 1935-; Thompson, Stith, 1885-1976;...
    • Thomas A. Sebeok interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview,Thomas A. Sebeok, born on November 9, 1920, discusses how he first...
    • Bauman, Richard; Dégh, Linda; Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Dundes, Alan; Hand, Wayland D. (Wayland Debs), 1907-1986; Jakobson, Roman, 1896-1982; Thompson, Stith, 1885-1976; Voegelin, C. F. (Charles Frederick), 1906-1986; Wells,...
    • Ernest Baughman interview

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, Ernest "Ernie" Baughman, born in 1916, discusses how he was first...
    • Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Hand, Wayland D. (Wayland Debs), 1907-1986; Jansen, William Hugh; Thompson, Stith, 1885-1976; Hoosier Folklore Bulletin; Hoosier Folklore Society; Bloomington, (Ind.); New Mexico; Dissertation,...
    • Mary Ellen Brown interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, Mary Ellen Brown, born on January 6, 1939, talks about being...
    • Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Leach, MacEdward, 1896-1967; Thompson, Stith, 1885-1976; Folklorists--United States--Interviews; Women folklorists--United States--Interviews;
    • Dan Ben-Amos interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, Dan Ben-Amos, born in Israel on September 3, 1934, discusses how he...
    • Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Thompson, Stith, 1885-1976; Folklorists--United States--Interviews;
    • John W. Johnson interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, John W. Johnson, born on March 14, 1942, talks about his early life...
    • Peace Corps; University of Texas at Austin; Professor; Abrahams, Roger D.; Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Oinas, Felix J.; Thompson, Stith, 1885-1976; Bird, Charles; Somalia; Texas; Dissertation, Academic; Education;
    • Henry H. Glassie interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, Henry Glassie speaks of his early life and early exposure to folklore...
    • American Folklore Society; Journal of American Folklore; University of Pennsylvania; Abrahams, Roger D., 1933-; Dégh, Linda; Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Dundes, Alan; Emerich, Duncan B.; Goldstein, Kenneth S.; Kniffen, Fred...
    • Ruth Stone interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, Ruth Stone discusses her involvement with the Indiana University...
    • Hunter College; Indiana University Archives of Traditional Music; Juilliard School; Mathers Museum of World Cultures; Society of Ethnomusicology; University of Northern Iowa; Boilès, Charles Lafayette; Brandel, Rose; Cashion, Jerry; Dégh, Linda;...
    • Roger D. Abrahams interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, Roger Abrahams, born in June of 1933, speaks of his early life and...
    • Anthropology; Education; Teaching; Bauman, Richard; Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Leach, MacEdward, 1896-1967; Indiana University; University of Pennsylvania; University of Texas at Austin; Folklorists--United States--Interviews;
    • Dorothy Letsinger interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. This interview included Dorothy Letsinger, Margarite Thompson Hays, and Roger Wallace. ...
    • Discussion club; Indiana University Folklore Summer Institute; David, Harold; Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Kinsey, Alfred C. (Alfred Charles), 1894-1956; Niles, John Beatty; Thompson, Stith, 1885-1976; Wells, Herman B.;
    • Richard Bauman interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, Richard Bauman, born on October 28, 1940, discusses the need he had...
    • Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Dundes, Alan; Leach, MacEdward, 1896-1967; Thompson, Stith, 1885-1976; Taylor, Archer, 1890-1973; Anthropology; Folklorists--United States--Interviews;
    • Roger Wallace interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. This interview included Dorothy Letsinger, Margarite Thompson Hays, and Roger Wallace. ...
    • Discussion club; Indiana University Folklore Summer Institute; David, Harold; Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Kinsey, Alfred C. (Alfred Charles), 1894-1956; Niles, John Beatty; Thompson, Stith, 1885-1976; Wells, Herman B.;
    • Frank deCaro interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, Frank deCaro, born in 1943, was in college during the 'folksong...
    • Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, Barbara; Folklorists--United States--Interviews;
    • Helen Leneva Flowers interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, Helen Leneva Flowers, born around 1910, went to Indiana university to...
    • Thompson, Stith, 1885-1976; Folklorists--United States--Interviews; Women folklorists--United States--Interviews;
    • Margarite Thompson Hays interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. This interview included Dorothy Letsinger, Margarite Thompson Hays, and Roger Wallace. ...
    • Discussion club; Indiana University Folklore Summer Institute; David, Harold; Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Kinsey, Alfred C. (Alfred Charles), 1894-1956; Niles, John Beatty; Thompson, Stith, 1885-1976; Wells, Herman B.;
    • W. Edson Richmond interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, W. Edson Richmond discusses his involvement with the Indiana...
    • Baughman, Ernest Warren, 1916-; Brewster, Paul G.; Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Halpert, Herbert; Hand, Wayland D. (Wayland Debs), 1907-1986; Herzog, George, 1901-1983; Jansen, William Hugh; Roberts, Warren E. (Warren Everett),...
    • Neil Rosenberg interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, Neil Rosenberg, born on March 21, 1939, discusses his great enjoyment...
    • Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Halpert, Herbert; Hand, Wayland D. (Wayland Debs), 1907-1986; Thompson, Stith, 1885-1976; Wells, Herman B.; Dissertation, Academic; American Folklore Society; University of Pennsylvania;
    • Stephen Stern interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, Stephen Stern, born on June 12, 1947, talks about his early life and...
    • University of California, Los Angeles; Dégh, Linda; Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Georges, Robert A.; Glassie, Henry, 1941-; Rourke, Constance; Dissertation, Academic;
    • Ken Clarke interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, Ken Clarke, born on January 6, 1917, developed an interest in...
    • Castner, Richard; Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Noy, Dov; Thompson, Stith, 1885-1976; Dissertation, Academic; Education; Folklorists--United States--Interviews;
    • Michael Owen Jones interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview,Michael Owen Jones, born on October 11, 1942, recalls, as an...
    • University of California, Los Angeles; University of Kansas; Professor; Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Thompson, Stith, 1885-1976; American Folklore; Dissertation, Academic;
    • Nature's Second Course: Water Culture in the Mormon Communities of Cache Valley, Utah, 1860-1916

    • Nature's Second Course: Water Culture in the Mormon Communities of Cache Valley, Utah, 1860-1916 by Kathryn T. Morse. A thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Arts in History, Utah State University,...
    • Canals--Cache Valley (Utah and Idaho)--History; Canals--Utah--History; Water rights--Utah--Cache County--History; Water resources development--Utah--History; Mormons--Utah--Social life and customs; Logan River (Utah)--Water rights;
    • Herman B. Wells interview;

    • This interview is included in the Indiana University Folklore Institute, 1987 Collection at the Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory. In this interview, Herman B Wells speaks of his relationship with Stith Thompson and his...
    • Indiana University Folklore Summer Institute; Ashton, John William, 1900-; Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981; Thompson, Stith, 1885-1976; College presidents;
    • About The Fife Folklore Archives

    • This first episode is an introduction to the Fife Folklore Archives, one of the largest folklore repositories in the United States. The episode includes information on the history of the Archives, including an example of Austin and Alta Fife, for...
    • Folklore; Oral History; Espinoza, Alicia; Fife, Austin; Fife, Alta; Folklore archives -- Cache Valley (Utah and Idaho)
    • Barre Toelken interview;

    • Professor Barre Toelken talks about his life, beginning with his earliest childhood memories in Quabbin Valley Massachusetts--before the dam--including his families’ folk song/ballad traditions, throughout his education and career in folklore.;
    • Toelken, Barre; Folklore--Utah; Folklorists--Utah; Toelken, Barre--Portraits;
    • Mody C. Boatright interview;

    • This interview is included in the American Folklore Society Oral History Project held at the Archive of Folk Culture, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. This oral history interview with folklorist Mody C. Boatright...
    • Boatright, Mody Coggin, 1896-1970; American Folklore Society; Abrahams, Roger D.; Folklorists--United States--Interviews; Texas--Social life and customs;
    • Utah Folklore Society meeting;

    • Tom Carter, Hal Cannon, and Dave Stanley in next-to-back row at the annual meeting of the Utah Folklore Society at Rio Grande Depot in Salt Lake;
    • Folklore--Utah; Folklorists--Utah; Folklore Society of Utah; Cannon, Hal, 1948-; Stanley, David, 1942-;
    • Folklore teaching unit, 1985

    • Folklore teaching unit by Mary K. Spencer from Spring 1985 includes autobiographical sketch, cover essay and background, objective, and folklore curriculum which mentions the "Bear Lake monster" in "What people SAY", day 2, local lore.
    • Folklore--Utah; Education;
    • Herbert Halpert interview;

    • This interview is included in the American Folklore Society Oral History Project held at the Archive of Folk Culture, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. This item is Herbert Halpert was interviewed about his...
    • Halpert, Herbert, 1911-2000--Interviews; Federal Theatre Project (U.S.). National Service Bureau; Folklorists--United States--Interviews;
    • Folklore in the Bear Lake Valley, Chapter II:  Legends

    • This chapter from a Utah State University thesis on folklore in the Bear Lake Valley describes accounts related to the Bear Lake Monster, a local legend about a creature living in Bear Lake. Includes quotes from newspaper articles in Deseret News...
    • Bear Lake Monster--Legends; Bear Lake Valley (Utah and Idaho)--Folklore; Folklore--Utah; Legends--Utah
    • Américo Paredes oral history;

    • This interview is included in the American Folklore Society Oral History Project held at the Archive of Folk Culture, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.*** Oral history interview with Américo Paredes conducted by...
    • Folklorists--United States--Interviews; Mexican Americans--Texas--Interviews; Texas--Social life and customs;
    • Jane Young interview;

    • Jane Young interview, conducted by Hannah Blanke. Included in the Oral Histories: Scholars of Feminism collection compiled by the AFS Women's Section Oral History Project. This interview and accompanying photographs are available at the Minds@UW...
    • Zuni Indians; Folklorists--United States--Interviews; Indian pottery; University of Texas at Austin;
    • Interview with Carol Ekblad, 1982

    • Interview with Carol Ekblad by Lory Ekblad about the Bear Lake monster, includes informant data, contextual data, and the text of the belief. Paper for Folklore English 124 in the Fall of 1982.
    • Bear Lake Monster--Legends; Folklore--Utah;
    • Excerpt from "They Made Mormon History"

    • Excerpt from "They Made Mormon History" by Robert B. Day about Joseph C. Rich, Charles C. Rich, and the Bear Lake monster.
    • Folklore--Utah; Bear Lake Monster--Legends; Bear Lake Valley (Utah and Idaho)--Folklore; Rich, Joseph C.; Rich, Charles C.;
    • Juanita Brooks;

    • Juanita Brooks stands next to the monument to John Doyle Lee at Lee's Ferry in Arizona. Brooks was an historian, novelist, and collector of folklore in southern Utah;
    • Folklore--Utah; Folklorists--Utah; Brooks, Juanita, 1898-1989--Portraits;
    • Article from Deseret News: "Bear Lake Monster"

    • Article from Deseret News entitled "Bear Lake Monster". Originally published July 27, 1968 and again May 6, 1940. Discusses the legend of the Bear Lake monster as created by Joseph C. Rich.
    • Bear Lake Monster--Legends; Folklore--Utah; Newspapers; Rich, Joseph C.;
    • Smatterings of Uintah Basin folklore, since 1915

    • Written for English 546 - This collection includes just a smattering of stories, legends, expressions, and objects that are preserved here. Some tell of experiences that the first settlers had as they tried to build farms and homes here. The...
    • Folklore--Utah--Uintah Basin;
    • William A. (Bert) Wilson;

    • William A. (Bert) Wilson, director of the folklore program at Utah State University from 1978 to 1984, at the annual Fife Conference steak fry;
    • Folklore--Utah; Folklorists--Utah; William A. (William Albert), 1933---Portraits;
    • Barre Toelken Folksong Lecture, part 1

    • Following up on our last segment on folksong and music, we bring you a three-part lecture by Barre Toelken on the same topic. The lecture was delivered at the 1999 Fife Folklore Conference.
    • Folk songs; Folk music
    • Barre Toelken Folksong Lecture, part 2

    • Our second installment on the fascinating lecture on folksong and music by renowned folklorist Barre Toelken on the same topic. The lecture was delivered at the 1999 Fife Folklore Conference.
    • Folk songs; Folk music
    • Barre Toelken Folksong Lecture, part 3

    • Our third and final installment on the fascinating lecture on folksong and music by folklorist Barre Toelken. The lecture was delivered at the 1999 Fife Folklore Conference.
    • Folk songs; Folk music

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