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Serbia field notes

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Title:
Serbia field notes
Description:
Note: Either these notes are miss-numbered or there is no page 2 and page 4. These field notes from a trip by B.K.H. to Yugoslavia in the fall of 1968 include details on the following topics; addresses, kinship, women, children, schooling, weddings, family relations, jobs, salaries and match making. The notes continue with details on Milan's wedding to Javorka including the wedding preparations, food, roles of the men and the women, clothing, musicians, marriage contract at the wedding hall and guests. There are also some notes on other village weddings. These field notes end with some details on the changes in raising children over time.
Creator:
Halpern, Joel Martin
Date:
September 1968–October 1968
Format:
Manuscripts
Genre:
Field notes
Location:
Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
Collection (local):
Joel M. Halpern Papers
Series:
Series 5. Fieldwork and Research
Series 5E. Yugoslavia: Serbia
Subjects:
Anthropology
Ethnology
Families
Women
Children
Education
Weddings
Food
Clothing and dress
Musicians
Child rearing
Places:
Serbia
Extent:
13 p.
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
All rights for this image are held by Joel M. Halpern. Requests to publish, redistribute, or replicate this material should be addressed to Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries.
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Place of origin:
Serbia
Identifier:
mufs001-rb-fn-i0115