DARE Interview : Chatham, Massachusetts; Primary Informant MA055

  • 1969
  • Informant Data:
  • MA055: White; male; age: 88 (old); education: grade school; community type: village
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: MA055 (4:03)
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 0857-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:30 DARE Questionnaire O (Boats and Sailing) [some lengthy responses]
  • 18:00 DARE Questionnaire P (Fishing, Hunting, Wildlife) [some lengthy responses]
  • 30:20 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 0857-S2).
  • Content:
  • 00:05 DARE Questionnaire P (Fishing, Hunting, Wildlife)
  • 16:45 Tape end
  • Full Interview 3 (Tape 0858-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:20 Arthur the Rat
  • 04:35 Cooking—clam chowder, lobster
  • 07:40 Fishing industry
  • 09:15 Tourism
  • 10:00 Arrival of first railroad train
  • 11:00 First automobiles
  • 11:55 Highway and National Park land use, taxes
  • 13:50 Sailing and boating on ocean
  • 16:15 Storms, boat sinkings
  • 18:55 Celebration—Old Home Week
  • 19:45 Family history
  • 21:10 Celebrations—town anniversary, Fourth of July, band concerts
  • 24:40 Sailing races
  • 25:30 Anecdote about putting a ring in a bull's nose
  • 27:15 Fraternal organizations
  • 29:20 Poem
  • 30:35 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview 1

  3. Full interview 2

  4. Full interview 3

Details

Fieldworker
Zink, Joan
Date
  • 1969
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
For Staff