DARE Interview : Allagash, Maine; Primary Informant ME002

  • 1966
  • Informant Data:
  • ME002: White; female; age: 89 (old); education: grade school; community type: rural
  • Media File:
  • Full Interview (Tape 0644-S1). [Additional speakers: Informant's adult granddaughter]
  • Content:
  • 00:25 Family history
  • 02:00 Boats on river in past
  • 03:00 Farming in past; food in past; wild foods
  • 11:45 Wildflowers, weeds
  • 14:45 Woodcutting for lumber; nails, pegs
  • 17:15 Cattle raising for lumbermen, Seven Islands settlement
  • 18:15 Family history—early settlement
  • 20:25 Ice jams on river
  • 23:45 Moving logs by river
  • 25:40 Crossing the river without a bridge
  • 27:05 Changes in area
  • 30:15 Planned dam locally
  • 31:15 Fireplace cooking, bean cooking in ground
  • 34:10 Tape end
  1. Full interview

Details

Fieldworker
Maki, Reino
Date
  • 1966
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
Places
For Staff