Folklore Archive: Student Field Projects Oral Histories
Scope and Content
- 1961 - 1989
- Majority of material found within 1968 - 1971
- Wayne State University. Folklore Archives (Organization)
Language of Materials
Rules for Use of Archival Materials.RESTRICTIONS: Due to the personal nature of oral history, the Library prohibits use of the material in any way that infringes on individual right to privacy, or results in libelous statements or slander, in accordance with U.S. law. Permission to publish or quote must be obtained from the interviewee or interviewee heirs or assigns.
5 Linear Feet ((141 tapes). ) : Includes 17 5-inch open reel tapes and 124 7-inch open reel tapes.
1.61 Gigabytes ((8 files). ) : Consists of 4 MP3s and 4 WAVs.
Tapes are listed by the interviewer/collector name.
Other Access Aids
- African Americans
- Appalachians (People)
- Coal miners
- Detroit (Mich.)
- Detroit (Mich.) -- Riot, 1943
- Detroit (Mich.) -- Riot, 1967
- Ethnic groups -- United States
- Folk music
- Folk songs
- Jews. American
- Labor union locals
- Manners and customs
- Mental health
- Oral histories
- Polish Americans
- Prohibition -- United States
- Religious life
- Rural-urban migration -- United States
- Social justice
- Sound recordings
- Strikes and lockouts
- Traditional medicine
- Wayne County (Mich.)
- Women -- Folklore
- Guide to the Folklore Archive: Student Field Projects Oral Histories
- Processed by Margaret Raucher, Lauren Kata, and Rebecca Bizonet.
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Description made possible by funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.