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Wit and humor

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

C. Richard K. Lunt Collection (Jones Tracy & Boat Builders)

 Collection
Identifier: MF082
Scope and Contents This collection consists of two parts. The first, Jones Tracy, is a set of interviews (NA2968-NA2976) conducted by Richard Lunt in 1963 and 1964 which served as the basis for Lunt’s University of Maine M.A. thesis. Some material was also published as Jones Tracy: Tall Tale Hero from Mount Desert Island (Northeast Folklore, Vol. X). Interviewees recorded on tape include: Chauncey Somes, Ralph Tracy, Laurie Holmes, John Carroll, Robert Smallidge, George Tracy Reed, Lydia Storer, Clark Manring,...
Dates: 1963, 1964, 1970, 1974

Marshall Dodge Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MF089
Scope and Contents This collection consists of an interview with Rob Golding and Earl Bonness who give humorous stories and anecdotes of Downeast (Maine) about local people and events.
Dates: 1965

Pocket Diary Containing Jokes

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1590-sc
Overview A pocket diary for the year 1899 used by an unidentified compiler to record jokes and riddles.
Dates: 1899?