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              CA BMUFA 0056 · Collection · 1977

              The collection consists of field materials collected by Anna-Marie Kryschuk as part of her assignments for the folklore courses she took at the University of Alberta. It includes collected folk remedies, and folk songs performed during vinkopletennia (wreath weaving ritual).

              Kryschuk, Anna-Marie
              CA BMUFA 0228 · Collection · approximately 2018-2019

              This collection consists of materials collected by Ashley Halko-Addley for her graduate research project, Waxing Away Illness, at the University of Alberta. In 2018, Ashley conducted interviews and observations of the wax ceremony in Saskatchewan and Alberta. This collection consists primarily of transcripts, audio recordings, and fieldnotes, with select supplementary materials.

              A supplementary website was created by Ashley Halko-Addley. The website highlights some of the participants and important selections from their interviews. The website can be accessed here:

              Halko-Addley, Ashley
              CA BMUFA 0057-UF1977.003 · Item · 1977
              Part of Slawa Basarab ethnographic collection

              A collection of proverbs and beliefs relating to folk medicine collected from various informants: Maria Basarab, John Martyniuk and Paraskevia Kostiuk.

              Maria Basarab came to Canada in 1951 from Kryve village in Kozova raion, Ternopil' region.

              John Martyniuk was born in Canada, near Mundare, in 1912.

              Paraskevia Kostiuk came to Canada from Ukraine in 1963 (she was 66 years old at the time of the interview).

              CA BMUFA 0111-2 · File · 1986-1987
              Part of Rena Hanchuk Ukrainian folk medicine collection

              The file consists of supporting materials for Rena Hanchuk's MA Thesis on Ukrainian Folk Medicine including: notes to Dr. Medwidsky, other correspondence, proposal outlines, bibliography, questionnaire, interview transcripts, and audio recordings of interviews.

              Hanchuk, Rena Jeanne
              CA BMUFA 0111 · Collection · 1984-1990

              This collection includes analyses on the wax ceremony performed by Ukrainian Canadians as folk medicine as research for her Master's thesis at the University of Alberta.

              Hanchuk, Rena Jeanne
              The wax ceremony (courses)
              CA BMUFA 0111-1 · File · 1984
              Part of Rena Hanchuk Ukrainian folk medicine collection

              This file contains early materials collected by Rena Hanchuk for her Folklore classes and a final paper. The project defines the wax ceremony as practiced in Canada. Within the written work, Rena compares and contrasts the definition of a wax ceremony through the taped interviews. The 15-page essay "A study on the Wax Ceremony as folk medicine" was done for the course Ukrainian 699.

              Hanchuk, Rena Jeanne