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Folklore -- Utah

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 42 Collections and/or Records:

Andrew Jorgenson notes

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 6506 Series 2 Sub-Series 1 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains biographical information, release forms, logs, notes, and other materials gathered by the Tradition Runs Through It fieldschool. Materials date from 2004.

Collection of folktales

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: FA 09
Scope and Contents Collection contains jokes, anecdotes, folktales, formula tales, and tall tales. Items were collected by students in folklore classes at Brigham Young University and Utah State University from 1959 to 2017. Most of the items are typewritten, but a few of the older items are handwritten. Many of the items contain a description of how, when, and where they were collected. The jokes contain social and cultural contexts to explain their humor.

Collection of folktales

 Collection
Identifier: FA 9
Scope and Contents note Collection contains jokes, anecdotes, folktales, formula tales, and tall tales. Items were collected by students in folklore classes at Brigham Young University and Utah State University from 1960 to 2007. Most of the items are typewritten, but a few of the older items are handwritten. Many of the items contain a description of how, when, and where they were collected. The jokes contain social and cultural contexts to explain their humor.

Collection of personal narratives

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: FA 8
Scope and Contents note Contains personal narratives, mostly from informants interviewed by students taking folklore classes at Brigham Young University. Narratives fall into several categories, and describe informants' thoughts, feelings, and memories relating to the occurances described. The collection contains narratives that fall into multiple categories and span several decades.

Leland Erastus Anderson : growing up in Ephraim, Utah / Anne Ahlstrom, 1981 March 17

 Item — Box 1: [31197233253035]
Identifier: FA 1 Item 2
Scope and Contents note A collection of stories told by Leland Erastus Anderson. Included are stories about everyday life in Ephraim, Utah, work, special occasions, animals, sports and pranks.

Photographs of Barbara Stewart Anderson

 Sub-Series — Box 2: Series 2, Folder: 18
Identifier: MSS 6506 Series 2 Sub-Series 3 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains biographical information, release forms, logs, notes, and other materials gathered by the Tradition Runs Through It fieldschool. Materials date from 2004.

Photolog and photographs

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 6506 Series 2 Sub-Series 2 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains biographical information, release forms, logs, notes, and other materials gathered by the Tradition Runs Through It fieldschool. Materials date from 2004.

Danny B. Stewart personal papers on Utah folklore

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 9390
Scope and Contents Contains articles written by Danny B. Stewart on Utah folklore. Includes articles on local haunts, lake monsters, the Bigfoot, ghosts, courtship customs, and Mormon specific folklore. Six of the articles were published in print and three were published online with Utah Stories magazine, 2017-2019.

Glen Harris Thurston audio recordings

 File — Folder 1: [31197230328558]
Identifier: MSS SC 2953
Scope and Contents Selections from voice recordings, originally made by Glen Harris Thurston about 1990, concerning his life. Includes stories about his wife, Ada Myrtle Giles Thurston; horses, especially Clydesdales; political opinions; Mormon ancestry; and experiences in communities in Morgan County, Utah. The selections were copied to three compact discs by Norman K. Thurston in 1998. Each disc is accompanied by a list of contents and a general preface.

Tradition Runs Through It field notes

 Sub-Series — Box 1: Series 1, Folder: data_value_missing_133c8c7772b4f60f104e66032a5cf0ef
Identifier: MSS 6506 Series 1 Sub-Series 14
Scope and Contents Contains biographical information, release forms, logs, notes, and other materials gathered by the Tradition Runs Through It fieldschool. Materials date from 2004.