ERIC Number: ED126543
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: N/A
A Guide for Collectors of Oral Traditions and Folk Cultural Material in Pennsylvania.
Leach, MacEdward; Glassie, Henry
This booklet was designed to serve as a stimulus and guide for those persons interested in collecting information and source material concerning the cultural and historical contributions of ethnic groups in Pennsylvania. The contents consist of three sections: suggestions for collecting, examples of Pennsylvania folklore, and an annotated bibliography. Each section deals with tales, songs, dances and games, riddles, proverbs and speech, beliefs, customs, and material culture. (JM)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Data Collection, Ethnic Groups, Ethnology, Folk Culture, Guides, Local History, Oral History, Speech Communication
Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, William Penn Memorial Museum, Box 1026, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17120 ($0.75)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Pennsylvania State Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg.
Identifiers - Location: Pennsylvania