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1949

Halpern, Joel Martin

Statistical facts on Lapps

Sweden - In this short two page piece, statistics of the Lapps are noted, along with facts about their religion, clothing and housekeeping habits. Details of the Turvi family are notated. This family was mentioned in the 1949 article in Hosteling (1950) magazine.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1978 June 27 – 1978 June 28

Halpern, Joel Martin

Serbia field notes

Serbia - The numbering on the pages is inconsistent. This set of field notes titled "BKH Interviews" focuses on the following topics; women, healing and black magic (bajanje and vracanje), homes, families, menstruation and notions of impurity, widows, gossip, adultery and foreplay.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1978 June 26 –

Halpern, Joel Martin

Serbia field notes

Serbia - This set of field notes includes details on the following topics; new construction in the village, people in the village, a new hotel, urban development and the negative reception by the Secretary at the Obstina.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1965 Feb. –

Halpern, Joel Martin

Interview with Gena's cousin

Lexington (Mass.) - Transcript of an interview between Joel Martin Halpern, Barbara Halpern and Milen Kovic discussing his village of Ribari, Serbia. Focuses on the changes in his village since the 1950s caused by a factory opening near by and providing an influx of money for villagers who would otherwise have remained peasants.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1966 July 30 –

Halpern, Joel Martin

Serbia field notes

Serbia - This set of field notes focuses on an interview with a younger brother in a prosperous zadruga in which he talks about his family, land, farming, their home, cooperative use of farm machinery, plowing, division of labor, education, hopes for his daughter and new roads.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1962 Apr. 26 –

Halpern, Joel Martin

Serbia field notes

Serbia - This set of field notes, taken from interviews with various people in the village, includes details on the following subjects; families, homes, possessions, marriage, menstruation, sex, childbirth, children, nursing, occupations, clothing, slavas, soap, hygiene and land.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1978 July 3 –

Halpern, Joel Martin

Serbia field notes

Serbia - This set of field notes includes details on the following topics; the dynamics between people in the village, appearance of new words in the vocabulary of the villagers, communication, homes, health and various people in the village.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1949

Halpern, Joel Martin

Journey to Boliden

Sweden - This is the beginning of Joel M. Halpern’s 1949 journey into Lapland. These notes were written during the first leg of the trip, from Stockholm to Boliden. Visits to various people’s homes, a cooperative restaurant, and a gold mine are described. He also was able to watch a soccer game between “old men and young women.”

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1978 June 26 –

Halpern, Joel Martin

Serbia field notes

Serbia - This set of field notes taken from an interview with Z. Includes details on the topic of land holdings.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1978 July 18 –

Halpern, Joel Martin

Serbia field notes

Serbia - This set of field notes titled "Some final thoughts on a Serbian village" includes details on the following topics; animals, theft and homes.

Joel M. Halpern Papers