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Collection of accident legends, 1981-2007

 Series — Box: 2, Folder: 4-7
Identifier: FA 07 Series 4

Scope and Contents

Contains accounts of legends about accidents, the consequences of which include embarrassment, property damage, personal injury, and death (of innocents or of the person who erred). Items were collected by students in folklore classes at Brigham Young University, Utah State University, and the University of Utah from 1981 to 2007.


  • 1981-2007

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Wilson Folklore Archives must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Coordinating Committee.


4 folders

Language of Materials



Arranged by year submitted, and alphabetically by collector within each year.


All items in this series were formerly cataloged with code starting with "6.3"

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States