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Collection Number: 20458

Collection Title: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Folklore 550 Introduction to Material Culture Collection, 2011

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Size 1 foot of linear shelf space (approximately 500 items)
Abstract The collection contains the culminating student projects for a folklore class at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Professor Danielle Christensen taught the course, Introduction to Material Culture, in 2011. The projects are on different arts, crafts, foodways, and folkways, primarily in North Carolina. Topics include camping, pottery, recreational fishing, bee keeping, canning, pie making, calligraphy, home brewing, aromatherapy and alternative medicine, crochet, and mountain banjo. Field notes, audio recordings of interviews with field consultants, tape logs, digital images, and narrative reflections comprise the project of each student. Acquired as part of the Southern Folklife Collection.
Creator University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Language English
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Copyright Notice
Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Folklore 550 Introduction to Material Culture Collection #20458, Southern Folklife Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Sensitive Materials Statement
Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the North Carolina Public Records Act (N.C.G.S. § 132 1 et seq.), and Article 7 of the North Carolina State Personnel Act (Privacy of State Employee Personnel Records, N.C.G.S. § 126-22 et seq.). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill assumes no responsibility.
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This summary description was created in November 2017 to provide information about unprocessed materials in Wilson Special Collections Library.

Encoded by: Laura Smith, November 2017

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