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The Resource Wisconsin folklore, edited by James P. Leary

Wisconsin folklore, edited by James P. Leary

Label
Wisconsin folklore
Title
Wisconsin folklore
Statement of responsibility
edited by James P. Leary
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
398.2/09775
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GR110.W5
LC item number
W56 1998eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Leary, James P.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Folklore
  • Wisconsin
  • General
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Folklore
  • Manners and customs
  • Wisconsin
  • Volkscultuur
  • Folklore
  • Anthropology
  • Social Sciences
Label
Wisconsin folklore, edited by James P. Leary
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 497-525) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Illustrations; Preface; Introduction: On Wisconsin Folklore; Part One. Terms and Talk; 1. The Significance of Manitowoc; 2. Names in the Welsh Settlement; 3. German Nicknames of Places in Early Dodge County; 4. Deutsche Sprichwörter: German Sayings in Milwaukee; 5. Milwaukee Talk; 6. Ten Thousand Swedes: Reflections on a Folklore Motif; 7. Characters on the Chippewa Waters; 8. The Brewing Industry; 9. Apple-Picking Terms from Wisconsin; 10. Farm Talk from Marathon County; 11. Application to Live in Northern Wisconsin (North of Highway 29); Part Two. Storytelling
  • 12. Turtle Getting Credit (A Tale)13. Ojibwe Stories from Northern Wisconsin; Dee Bainbridge, Ojibwe Storyteller; The Stories of Keith Wilmer; 14. Legends of Paul Bunyan, Lumberjack; 15. Ghost Stories (As Told by Old Settlers); 16. Gamroth the Strong; 17. George Russell: The Repertoire and Personality of a North Country Storyteller; 18. Finnish Folktales; 19. Woods and Waters Hunting and Fishing; The Deer and Elk Hunt; Part Three. Music, Song, and Dance; 20. Menomini Indian Dance Songs in a Changing Culture; 21. The Wanigan Song Book; 22. Kentucky Folksong in Northern Wisconsin
  • 23. "The Light Fantastic" in the Central West: Country Dances of Many Nationalities in Wisconsin24. Hoppwaltzes and Homebrew: Traditional Norwegian American Music from Wisconsin; 25. Polka Music in a Polka State; 26. Black Gospel Music in Milwaukee; 27. Joua Bee Xiong, Hmong Musician; Part Four. Beliefs and Customs; 28. John Mink, Ojibwe Informant; 29. Faith and Magic; Hexing; Sorcery; Faith Healing Can and Does Work; 30. The "Plaster Doctor" of Somerset; 31. "Jecz Cha Nacha!": You Are Invited to a Polish Wedding in Wisconsin; 32. The Wisconsin Oneida Wake; 33. Julebukk
  • Christmas at Grandmother'sYule Buk; Christmas Customs in and around Oregon, Wisconsin; 34. The Yuba, Wisconsin, Masopust Festival; 35. Dyngus; 36. Belgians Bring Along Their Customs; 37. The Swiss Colony at New Glarus; 38. Woods Customs; Lumberjack Games; Wisconsin Pastimes; 39. Wisconsin Tavern Amusements; Part Five. Material Traditions and Folklife; 40. Wisconsin Indian Drums and Their Uses; 41. Alex Maulson, Winter Spearer; 42. Work at Rest; 43. Meet a Wooden Shoe Hewer; 44. Feast of Folklore: The St. James Church Pork Hocks and Sauerkraut Supper
  • 45. Shrines and Crosses in Rural Central Wisconsin46. "We Made 'Em to Fit Our Purpose": The Northern Lake Michigan Fishing Skiff Tradition; 47. Tobacco Growing in Southwestern Wisconsin: Ethnicity in a Traditional Labor Practice; 48. The Pickle Factory; Further Reading: A Selected List; Further Listening and Viewing: A Selected List; Index
Control code
472453463
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 542 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780299160333
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
37845708-ded9-4b7a-a997-e5dcde120f03
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)472453463
Label
Wisconsin folklore, edited by James P. Leary
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 497-525) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Illustrations; Preface; Introduction: On Wisconsin Folklore; Part One. Terms and Talk; 1. The Significance of Manitowoc; 2. Names in the Welsh Settlement; 3. German Nicknames of Places in Early Dodge County; 4. Deutsche Sprichwörter: German Sayings in Milwaukee; 5. Milwaukee Talk; 6. Ten Thousand Swedes: Reflections on a Folklore Motif; 7. Characters on the Chippewa Waters; 8. The Brewing Industry; 9. Apple-Picking Terms from Wisconsin; 10. Farm Talk from Marathon County; 11. Application to Live in Northern Wisconsin (North of Highway 29); Part Two. Storytelling
  • 12. Turtle Getting Credit (A Tale)13. Ojibwe Stories from Northern Wisconsin; Dee Bainbridge, Ojibwe Storyteller; The Stories of Keith Wilmer; 14. Legends of Paul Bunyan, Lumberjack; 15. Ghost Stories (As Told by Old Settlers); 16. Gamroth the Strong; 17. George Russell: The Repertoire and Personality of a North Country Storyteller; 18. Finnish Folktales; 19. Woods and Waters Hunting and Fishing; The Deer and Elk Hunt; Part Three. Music, Song, and Dance; 20. Menomini Indian Dance Songs in a Changing Culture; 21. The Wanigan Song Book; 22. Kentucky Folksong in Northern Wisconsin
  • 23. "The Light Fantastic" in the Central West: Country Dances of Many Nationalities in Wisconsin24. Hoppwaltzes and Homebrew: Traditional Norwegian American Music from Wisconsin; 25. Polka Music in a Polka State; 26. Black Gospel Music in Milwaukee; 27. Joua Bee Xiong, Hmong Musician; Part Four. Beliefs and Customs; 28. John Mink, Ojibwe Informant; 29. Faith and Magic; Hexing; Sorcery; Faith Healing Can and Does Work; 30. The "Plaster Doctor" of Somerset; 31. "Jecz Cha Nacha!": You Are Invited to a Polish Wedding in Wisconsin; 32. The Wisconsin Oneida Wake; 33. Julebukk
  • Christmas at Grandmother'sYule Buk; Christmas Customs in and around Oregon, Wisconsin; 34. The Yuba, Wisconsin, Masopust Festival; 35. Dyngus; 36. Belgians Bring Along Their Customs; 37. The Swiss Colony at New Glarus; 38. Woods Customs; Lumberjack Games; Wisconsin Pastimes; 39. Wisconsin Tavern Amusements; Part Five. Material Traditions and Folklife; 40. Wisconsin Indian Drums and Their Uses; 41. Alex Maulson, Winter Spearer; 42. Work at Rest; 43. Meet a Wooden Shoe Hewer; 44. Feast of Folklore: The St. James Church Pork Hocks and Sauerkraut Supper
  • 45. Shrines and Crosses in Rural Central Wisconsin46. "We Made 'Em to Fit Our Purpose": The Northern Lake Michigan Fishing Skiff Tradition; 47. Tobacco Growing in Southwestern Wisconsin: Ethnicity in a Traditional Labor Practice; 48. The Pickle Factory; Further Reading: A Selected List; Further Listening and Viewing: A Selected List; Index
Control code
472453463
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 542 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780299160333
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
37845708-ded9-4b7a-a997-e5dcde120f03
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)472453463

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