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Fickey-Fields, Amanda (Fa 1213), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2018 Western Kentucky University

Fickey-Fields, Amanda (Fa 1213), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 1213. Student folk studies project titled “Historic Survey of 10 Representative Houses Designed by James Maurice Ingram in the Bowling Green Area.” Project includes architectural descriptions, photographs and architectural drawings of ten representative houses eligible for the National Register of Historic Places under Criteria C (Design/Construction). Also included in this collection is a project by Robin Zeigler in support of nomination to the National Register of Historic Places of the historic architecture of James Maurice Ingram in Warren County, Kentucky. Application includes history, classification, and other documentation regarding historic properties designed by ...


Genau, Charles (Fa1212), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2018 Western Kentucky University

Genau, Charles (Fa1212), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 1212. Student paper titled “Winemaking: The Old and New Way” in which Charles Genau details the process of wine production from harvest, to fermentation, bottling, and distribution. Genau compares and contrasts methods of traditional winemaking with contemporary approaches. He also gathered his information from two winemakers of different ages and ethnic backgrounds. The paper contains two illustrations of the winemaking process.


Stillwell, Gloria (Fa 1211), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2018 Western Kentucky University

Stillwell, Gloria (Fa 1211), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 1211. Student paper titled “Folk Remedies” in which Gloria Stillwell collects traditional cures and medicinal recipes for various aches, pains, and illnesses including “colic,” “diabetes,” “worms,” “asthma,” and other bodily-related ailments. Stillwell gathered her information from close family members and friends.


Currey, Cathy (Fa 1210), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2018 Western Kentucky University

Currey, Cathy (Fa 1210), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 1210. Student folk studies project titled “The History of African-American Education in Christian County, [Kentucky].” Narrative history which includes historical and architectural information, photographs, and other documentation regarding African American schools in Christian County, Kentucky.


Griggs, Joe (Fa 1208), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2018 Western Kentucky University

Griggs, Joe (Fa 1208), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 1208. Student paper titled “Moonshine” in which Joe Griggs interviews E.Y. Hurt, a native of Todd County, about his varied business ventures including owning motels, grocery stores, and, eventually, a moonshine still. Hurt describes the fermentation process, production, and running of moonshine in Kentucky during the Prohibition era. The paper also contains a brief biographical background of the informant as well as two fully transcribed interviews with Hurt.


Seal, Kathy (Fa 1209), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2018 Western Kentucky University

Seal, Kathy (Fa 1209), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 1209. Student paper titled “Household Appliances” in which Kathy Seal interviews her uncle, Edward Derringer, about his collection of unusual household items. The pieces, which were obtained through bartering, are arranged by “Kitchen Appliances,” “Kitchen Utensils,” “Cleaning Utensils,” and “Miscellaneous.” Seal emphasizes that the purpose of her paper is to draw attention to the appearance of the appliances rather than their functions. The paper, then, is made up entirely of hand-drawn illustrations of each object.


Chappell, Katherine J. (Fa 1207), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2018 Western Kentucky University

Chappell, Katherine J. (Fa 1207), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 1207. Student folk studies project by Katherine J. Chappell in support of nomination to the National Register of Historic Places of the W. L. Bray house, at 1318 Scottsville Road in Bowling Green, Warren County, Kentucky. Project includes history, classification, and other documentation regarding this one-and-a-half story Tudor Revival house designed in 1934 by local architect James Maurice Ingram.


Intro To Folk Studies Oral History Project (Fa 1206), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2018 Western Kentucky University

Intro To Folk Studies Oral History Project (Fa 1206), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 1206. Collection consists of interviews conducted by students in Barry Kaufkins’ Introduction to Folk Studies (FLK 276) class at WKU. Students conducted interviews with various family members, friends, and coworkers. Topics include childhood memories, cultural traditions, professional responsibilities, and other issues relating to personal narratives. Collection also contains brief summaries of subjects covered in the interviews. Audio recordings of the interviews that were recorded and submitted are stored in the WKU Sound Archives.


Bartlett, Karen (Fa 1204), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2018 Western Kentucky University

Bartlett, Karen (Fa 1204), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 1204. Student paper titled “Frightening Folktales” in which Karen Bartlett gathers together an assortment of various ghost stories and urban legends. Bartlett collected the tales from family members, friends, and classmates.


Stevens, Donald (Fa 1205), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2018 Western Kentucky University

Stevens, Donald (Fa 1205), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 1205. Student paper titled “Digging Ginseng” in which Donald Stevens describes the process of locating, cleaning, drying, and selling ginseng root. Stevens collected information from Charlie Dean Ashley, a Breckenridge County native, and Stevens’ neighbor in Dillsboro, Indiana. The paper also includes a photograph of Ashley along with his favorite hunting grounds.


Foodways (Fa 1202), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2018 Western Kentucky University

Foodways (Fa 1202), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 1202. Collection of papers written by students in Professor Barry Kaufkins’ Foodways class (FLK/ANTH 388) at Western Kentucky University. While a majority of the papers focus on Easter traditions, other topics of note include immigrant foodways traditions, fundraising efforts, community organizations, tailgating, and sorority life. Papers also include photographs taken by students.


Everyday Artistry, Center for Folklore Studies and Ohio Field Schools 2018 The Ohio State University

Everyday Artistry, Center For Folklore Studies And Ohio Field Schools

Traveling Exhibit Banners

33" X 88" banner titled Everyday Artistry. The banner is one of nine banners that are a part of the Placemaking in Scioto County, Ohio traveling exhibit. This banner will be on display at the Southern Ohio Museum & Cultural Center from December, 2018 - August, 2019.


Conservation, Center for Folklore Studies and Ohio Field Schools 2018 The Ohio State University

Conservation, Center For Folklore Studies And Ohio Field Schools

Traveling Exhibit Banners

33" X 88" banner titled Conservation. The banner is one of nine banners that are a part of the Placemaking in Scioto County, Ohio traveling exhibit. This banner will be on display at the Shawnee State Lodge & Conference Center from December, 2018 - August, 2019.


Responding To Community Needs, Center for Folklore Studies and Ohio Field Schools 2018 The Ohio State University

Responding To Community Needs, Center For Folklore Studies And Ohio Field Schools

Traveling Exhibit Banners

33" X 88" banner titled Responding to Community Needs. The banner is one of nine banners that are a part of the Placemaking in Scioto County, Ohio traveling exhibit. This banner will be on display at the 14th Street Community Center from December, 2018 - August, 2019.


Returning, Regeneration And Newcomers, Center for Folklore Studies and Ohio Field Schools 2018 The Ohio State University

Returning, Regeneration And Newcomers, Center For Folklore Studies And Ohio Field Schools

Traveling Exhibit Banners

33" X 88" banner titled Returning, Regeneration and Newcomers. The banner is one of nine banners that are a part of the Placemaking in Scioto County, Ohio traveling exhibit. This banner will be on display at the Clark Memorial Library, Shawnee State University from December, 2018 - August, 2019.


Intergenerational Relationships, Center for Folklore Studies and Ohio Field Schools 2018 The Ohio State University

Intergenerational Relationships, Center For Folklore Studies And Ohio Field Schools

Traveling Exhibit Banners

33" X 88" banner titled Intergenerational Relationships. The banner is one of nine banners that are a part of the Placemaking in Scioto County, Ohio traveling exhibit. This banner will be on display at the Northwest High School from December, 2018 - August, 2019.


Gathering, Center for Folklore Studies and Ohio Field Schools 2018 The Ohio State University

Gathering, Center For Folklore Studies And Ohio Field Schools

Traveling Exhibit Banners

33" X 88" banner titled Gathering. The banner is one of nine banners that are a part of the Placemaking in Scioto County, Ohio traveling exhibit. This banner will be on display at the Southern Ohio Medical Center Life Center & Connex from December, 2018 - August, 2019.


Disaster And Survival, Center for Folklore Studies and Ohio Field Schools 2018 The Ohio State University

Disaster And Survival, Center For Folklore Studies And Ohio Field Schools

Traveling Exhibit Banners

33" X 88" banner titled Disaster and Survival. The banner is one of nine banners that are a part of the Placemaking in Scioto County, Ohio traveling exhibit. This banner will be on display at the Portsmouth Public Library from December, 2018 - August, 2019.


Recovery, Center for Folklore Studies and Ohio Field Schools 2018 The Ohio State University

Recovery, Center For Folklore Studies And Ohio Field Schools

Traveling Exhibit Banners

33" X 88" banner titled Recovery. The banner is one of nine banners that are a part of the Placemaking in Scioto County, Ohio traveling exhibit. The banner host site will be announced at a later date.


Ohio Field Schools, Center for Folklore Studies and Ohio Field Schools 2018 The Ohio State University

Ohio Field Schools, Center For Folklore Studies And Ohio Field Schools

Traveling Exhibit Banners

33" X 88" banner titled Ohio Field Schools. The banner is one of nine banners that are a part of the Placemaking in Scioto County, Ohio traveling exhibit. This banner will be on display at the Ohio State University Extension Office - Scioto County from December, 2018 - August, 2019.


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