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The Resource A Celebration of American family folklore : tales and traditions from the Smithsonian collection, Steven J. Zeitlin, Amy J. Kotkin, Holly Cutting Baker

A Celebration of American family folklore : tales and traditions from the Smithsonian collection, Steven J. Zeitlin, Amy J. Kotkin, Holly Cutting Baker

Label
A Celebration of American family folklore : tales and traditions from the Smithsonian collection
Title
A Celebration of American family folklore
Title remainder
tales and traditions from the Smithsonian collection
Statement of responsibility
Steven J. Zeitlin, Amy J. Kotkin, Holly Cutting Baker
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the Family Folklore Program of the Smithsonian's Folklife festival
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
398.2/7/0973
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Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GR105
LC item number
.C34 1982
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
A Celebration of American family folklore : tales and traditions from the Smithsonian collection, Steven J. Zeitlin, Amy J. Kotkin, Holly Cutting Baker
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Collected from the Family Folklore Program of the Smithsonian's Festival of American Folklife
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Family folklore: the creative expression of a common past -- The forms of family lore -- Family stories -- Heroes -- Rogues -- Mischief makers -- Survivors -- Innocents -- Migrations -- Lost fortunes -- Courtships -- Family feuds -- Supernatural happenings -- Other stories -- Stories for children -- Family expressions -- Family customs -- Family photography -- Family albums -- Other ways of preserving the past -- Five American families -- The wedding dance / Steven J. Zeitlin -- She comes by it honestly: characterization in family folklore / Amanda Dargan -- Getting the butter from the duck: proverbs and proverbial expressions in an Afro-American family / Dennis W. Folly -- How many are on our side?" growing up in Greenwich Village / Anne Warner -- Blessing the ties that bind: storytelling at family festivals / Margaret Yocom -- How to collect your own family folklore
Control code
115519
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 291 p.
Isbn
9780394712239
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
82047873
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm08473993
  • (OCoLC)8473993
Label
A Celebration of American family folklore : tales and traditions from the Smithsonian collection, Steven J. Zeitlin, Amy J. Kotkin, Holly Cutting Baker
Publication
Note
Collected from the Family Folklore Program of the Smithsonian's Festival of American Folklife
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Family folklore: the creative expression of a common past -- The forms of family lore -- Family stories -- Heroes -- Rogues -- Mischief makers -- Survivors -- Innocents -- Migrations -- Lost fortunes -- Courtships -- Family feuds -- Supernatural happenings -- Other stories -- Stories for children -- Family expressions -- Family customs -- Family photography -- Family albums -- Other ways of preserving the past -- Five American families -- The wedding dance / Steven J. Zeitlin -- She comes by it honestly: characterization in family folklore / Amanda Dargan -- Getting the butter from the duck: proverbs and proverbial expressions in an Afro-American family / Dennis W. Folly -- How many are on our side?" growing up in Greenwich Village / Anne Warner -- Blessing the ties that bind: storytelling at family festivals / Margaret Yocom -- How to collect your own family folklore
Control code
115519
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 291 p.
Isbn
9780394712239
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
82047873
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm08473993
  • (OCoLC)8473993

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