The Resource WPA-NH Writers Project papers : folklore - work songs, Roll no. 1, Federal Writers Project of the Works Progress Administration for the State of New Hampshire

WPA-NH Writers Project papers : folklore - work songs, Roll no. 1, Federal Writers Project of the Works Progress Administration for the State of New Hampshire

Label
WPA-NH Writers Project papers : folklore - work songs, Roll no. 1
Title
WPA-NH Writers Project papers
Title remainder
folklore - work songs
Title part
Roll no. 1
Statement of responsibility
Federal Writers Project of the Works Progress Administration for the State of New Hampshire
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
One of 15 microfilm reels filmed for the Manchester City Library in 2015, Box 1 includes typed and handwritten materials (some from published sources), copies of library card bibliographical data, and notes on the process of researching and compiling the materials. Much of the work was compiled by Irene Bourdon in the early 1940s for the NH Writers Project # 2354. Some of the material is organized into chapters
Member of
Cataloging source
NHS
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/organizationName
Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration for the State of New Hampshire
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Manchester City Library (Manchester, N.H.)
Series statement
WPA-NH Writers Project, filmed for Manchester City Library
Series volume
Roll 1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration for the State of New Hampshire
  • Folklore
Label
WPA-NH Writers Project papers : folklore - work songs, Roll no. 1, Federal Writers Project of the Works Progress Administration for the State of New Hampshire
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Microfilmed by New England Micrographics, Marlboro, Massachusetts
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Order of filming: Folklore #1 -- Folklore #2 -- Gardiner's notes on placenames of Indian origin -- From the British Isles -- General (introductory material etc.) -- Dartmouth -- Essays and introductory material -- English -- Materials to be checked -- Lord [Lord Bateman, Lord Lovell, Lord Randall] -- The old time religion -- Patriotics and Revolutionary -- Singing games -- Songs from the sea -- Rhymes and riddles -- Springfield Mountain -- Weather prophecy and superstitions -- Westward ho -- Work songs
  • Folklore #1: Tales of early New Hampshire ; Smiles with the clergy ; School days ; The bench and the bar ; Fish and game
  • Folklore #2: Interesting personalities ; Witchcraft, ghosts, and superstitions ; Medley of ye olden times ; Sayings ; Anecdotes
Dimensions
35 mm.
Extent
1 microfilm roll
Form of item
microfilm
Reproduction note
Microfilm.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn904147748
Label
WPA-NH Writers Project papers : folklore - work songs, Roll no. 1, Federal Writers Project of the Works Progress Administration for the State of New Hampshire
Publication
Note
Microfilmed by New England Micrographics, Marlboro, Massachusetts
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Order of filming: Folklore #1 -- Folklore #2 -- Gardiner's notes on placenames of Indian origin -- From the British Isles -- General (introductory material etc.) -- Dartmouth -- Essays and introductory material -- English -- Materials to be checked -- Lord [Lord Bateman, Lord Lovell, Lord Randall] -- The old time religion -- Patriotics and Revolutionary -- Singing games -- Songs from the sea -- Rhymes and riddles -- Springfield Mountain -- Weather prophecy and superstitions -- Westward ho -- Work songs
  • Folklore #1: Tales of early New Hampshire ; Smiles with the clergy ; School days ; The bench and the bar ; Fish and game
  • Folklore #2: Interesting personalities ; Witchcraft, ghosts, and superstitions ; Medley of ye olden times ; Sayings ; Anecdotes
Dimensions
35 mm.
Extent
1 microfilm roll
Form of item
microfilm
Reproduction note
Microfilm.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn904147748

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