Collections: 
0-9 | A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

Catherine A. Simmons Collection, Spring 1991

details | guide | text

Title

Catherine A. Simmons Collection

Date

Spring 1991

Repository

Western Kentucky University Folklife ArchivesBowling Green, Kentucky, 42101-3576 USA

Conditions Governing Access note

Collection is open for research. This collection and numerous other collections are accessible through a card catalog and print inventories at the Kentucky Building. Manuscripts and Folklife Archives collections do not circulate nor are they listed on the university's online library catalog. A valid I.D. is required to use the materials. Limited photocopying is done for patrons.

Preferred Citation Note

[Identification of item] Catherine A. Simmons Collection, Spring 1991, FA 137,Library Special Collections, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green.

Extent

1 folder. 2 items.

Scope and Content

[Folk Medicine - Cures and Beliefs]. Collection project of folk cures and beliefs for colds, cramps, and nightmares and final essay which addresses the beliefs and attitudes surrounding the AIDS virus.

Subjects

  • 1. Aids (disease) - Attitudes toward
  • 2. Cold (disease)
  • 3. Dunceford, Karl
  • 4. Folk medicine - Beliefs, proverbs, superstitions, etc.
  • 5. Homosexuality - Attitudes toward
  • 6. Influenza
  • 7. Rizor, William Wells
  • 8. Simmons, Betty K.
  • 9. Simmons, Laverne
  • 10. Warren County - Folk medicine

Hosted by the University of Kentucky

Contact us: kdl-help@kdl.kyvl.org

Contributors: