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Topic: folklore

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Agnes Vanderburg and Kay Young on the Flathead Reservation, Northwestern Montana discussing preparations for a camas bake

Agnes Vanderburg and Kay Young on the Flathead Reservation, Northweste...

Agnes Vanderburg is a teacher of traditional skills at a heritage camp for children on the Flathead Reservation in northwestern Montana. Here she demonstrates the pit-roasting of camas bulbs, an edible root of ... more

Yard of Joe Tymowicz and Lina Tymowicz home, Lowell, Massachusetts

Yard of Joe Tymowicz and Lina Tymowicz home, Lowell, Massachusetts

Index data: 1-2, Religious sculpture in side yard of Joe and Lina Tymowicz; 3-4, Back yard of Lina and Joe; pear tree provides shade to sit under and Joe and Lina frequently sit there; 5, Front of the house. "V... more

Money Tree Celebration, Trairatanaram Temple, Lowell, Massachusetts

Money Tree Celebration, Trairatanaram Temple, Lowell, Massachusetts

Index data: Money Tree Celebration, Trairatanaram Temple. 1, Couple arriving with money tree; man over shoulder is from security company, there to protect money; 2, Chanting; 3, Bringing food to the monks who h... more

Money Tree Celebration, Trairatanaram Temple, Lowell, Massachusetts

Money Tree Celebration, Trairatanaram Temple, Lowell, Massachusetts

Index data: Money Tree Celebration, Trairatanaram Temple. 1-3, The Money counting table; 4, Money tree arriving; 5-6, The sisters cut money from the money trees; 7-8, Video monitor; 9, Money tree at the table

Money Tree Celebration, Trairatanaram Temple, Lowell, Massachusetts

Money Tree Celebration, Trairatanaram Temple, Lowell, Massachusetts

Index data: Money Tree Celebration, Trairatanaram Temple. 1-4, Preparing food in the kitchen of the temple; 5, Larry Flynn at the temple; 6, Money tree arriving and being counted; 7, Money tree; 8-9, Recording ... more

Puerto Rican Festival, City Hall, Lowell, Massachusetts

Puerto Rican Festival, City Hall, Lowell, Massachusetts

Index data: 1-3, Inside City Hall for ceremony; 4, Mayor Bobby Kennedy addressing those in attendance; 5, Crowd listening to Kennedy; 6, Jose Nieves addressing crowd. It is near this point when he said to the m... more

Money Tree Celebration, Trairatanaram Temple, Lowell, Massachusetts

Money Tree Celebration, Trairatanaram Temple, Lowell, Massachusetts

Index data: Money Tree Celebration, Trairatanaram Temple. 1, Counting money from a money tree; 2-4, Monks eating after fast. They must begin eating before 12 noon; 5-6, Kitchen at temple where much of the food ... more

West End Gym, Lowell, Massachusetts

West End Gym, Lowell, Massachusetts

Index data: 1-3, Facing small bag, view of wall, scale and two heavy bags, West End Gym, Middlesex Street, Lowell. Operated by Arthur Ramahlo; 4-6, View of boxing ring, West End Gym; 7, View of bench press and ... more

Home altar at apartment of Bienvenida Figaroa, Lowell, Massachusetts; Los Compadres grocery store, Lowell, Massachusetts; Transfiguration Church, Lowell, Massachusetts

Home altar at apartment of Bienvenida Figaroa, Lowell, Massachusetts; ...

1-2, Long view of home altar in apartment of Bienvenida Figaroa; 3-7, Closeups of home altar; 8, Blurred shot of shelves at Los Compadres grocery; 9, Adolescent male behind counter at Los Compadres grocery; 10,... more

Interior of Arthur Ramalho's office, West End Boxing Club, Lowell, Massachusetts

Interior of Arthur Ramalho's office, West End Boxing Club, Lowell, Mas...

Index data: 2 1/4'' Color Transparency Film. 1, Interior of Arthur Ramalho's office, West End Boxing Club,

West End Gym, Lowell, Massachusetts

West End Gym, Lowell, Massachusetts

Index data: 1-10, Miscellaneous photos from West End Gym

Beauty contest, Puerto Rican Festival, North Common Park, Lowell, Massachusetts

Beauty contest, Puerto Rican Festival, North Common Park, Lowell, Mass...

Index data: 1-10, Beauty contest, Puerto Rican festival, North Common, Lowell

Joe Mello's yard, North Common Housing Project, Lowell, Massachusetts

Joe Mello's yard, North Common Housing Project, Lowell, Massachusetts

Index data: 1-9, Views of Joe Mello's yard, Lowell; 10, Chief Broken Arrow, Lowell North Common Housing Project

Holy Ghost Park, Lowell, Massachusetts

Holy Ghost Park, Lowell, Massachusetts

Index data: 1, Monument to Greek Immigrants, near North Common Housing Project. Across from the site of the Giavis Store; 2-10, Flash malfunctions at Holy Ghost Park

West End Gym, Lowell, Massachusetts

West End Gym, Lowell, Massachusetts

Index data: 1-3, View of ring and wall, West End Gym, Middlesex Street, Lowell, operated by Arthur Ramalho; 4, View of ring and clock, West End Gym; 5, Self portrait of myself, West End Gym; 6, View of Wall, be... more

West End Gym, Lowell, Massachusetts

West End Gym, Lowell, Massachusetts

Index data: 1-10, Miscellaneous photos from West End Gym

Puerto Rican Festival, North Common Park, Lowell, Massachusetts

Puerto Rican Festival, North Common Park, Lowell, Massachusetts

Index data: 1-2, Marie Montano interviewing cooks at Pasteles and Pinchos stand at Puerto Rican festival, North Common, Lowell; 3-4, Cook with decorative hat at Pasteles and Pinchos stand, North Common; 5, Mari... more

Various scenes, Lowell, Massachusetts

Various scenes, Lowell, Massachusetts

Index data: 1-2, Young man fishing in canal at Ecumenical Square. See also TR-B173; 3-6, Yards and religious sculpture in Back Central, Lowell; 7-8, Fish salesmen park in Back Central area; 9, House, Back Centr... more

Liberty Video, Appleton St., Lowell, Massachusetts

Liberty Video, Appleton St., Lowell, Massachusetts

Index data: 1-2, Michael Bell and Doug DeNatale at table in Southeast Asian Restaurant; 3-4, Portraits of Narong Hul standing by racks of videos; 5, Male and female workers standing behind counter. The male wor... more

Franco-American Day School, Lowell, Massachusetts

Franco-American Day School, Lowell, Massachusetts

Index data: 1-3, Statuary in back of Franco-American School near the Grotto; 4-7, 14 Stations of the cross, in back of Franco-American School; 8-10, Dancing at Holy Ghost park, Sun lay, 09/06/87

Folklore music map of the United States from the Primer of American Music

Folklore music map of the United States from the Primer of American Mu...

Copyright Hagstrom Map Company, Inc., NY, Lic. No.: H-2194.

Red Riding Hood

Red Riding Hood

A little girl meets a hungry wolf in the forest on her way to visit her grandmother. A shape book. Title from illustrated paper cover. Toy book cut in the shape of a standing Little Red Riding Hood, with a wolf... more

Black Beauty,

Black Beauty,

Also available in digital form.

Fairies and folk of Ireland,

Fairies and folk of Ireland,

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

More Celtic fairy tales,

More Celtic fairy tales,

Also available in digital form.

Tige--his story,

Tige--his story,

Also available in digital form.

Towser Dog's story,

Towser Dog's story,

Also available in digital form.

Stories to read or tell from fairy tales and folklore,
Toby,

Toby,

The story of a dog. Also available in digital form.

The story my doggie told to me,

The story my doggie told to me,

Also available in digital form.

Bobby Bruin of the Big Horn Mountains,

Bobby Bruin of the Big Horn Mountains,

Also available in digital form.

The story of five dogs

The story of five dogs

Also available in digital form.

Jewish fairy stories;

Jewish fairy stories;

Printed in Great Britain. Also available in digital form.

Wonder tales from Russia,

Wonder tales from Russia,

Also available in digital form.

Puss in boots, jr., and Tom Thumb

Puss in boots, jr., and Tom Thumb

Also available in digital form.

Indian nature myths,

Indian nature myths,

Also available in digital form.

Sandy Oorang,

Sandy Oorang,

Also available in digital form.

Pep, the story of a brave dog,

Pep, the story of a brave dog,

Also available in digital form.

Building a sand castle, Canonchet Beach, Rhode Island

Building a sand castle, Canonchet Beach, Rhode Island

Index data: 1-20, Amy Nield building a sand castle - she is from Warwick

Exhibit
Carlos Ross; Sycamore, Georgia

Carlos Ross; Sycamore, Georgia

See field notes: 87-88, 95-96

Lizzie J. Deariso; Hursts; Sam and Vina Clark

Lizzie J. Deariso; Hursts; Sam and Vina Clark

See field notes 59-62, 103, 104-105, 106

Countryside; Tucker Farm, Waterloo, Georgia
Architecture, Sylvester, Georgia

Architecture, Sylvester, Georgia

Documented - sites MM, OO, PP, QQ

Mrs. Zema Doss; Chula, Georgia

Mrs. Zema Doss; Chula, Georgia

See field notes: 29-32

Berrien County, Georgia

Berrien County, Georgia

Digital content not available. Black-and-white negatives do exist. Contact the Folklife Reading Room for assistance. Map points E and F