DARE Interview : Honey Brook, Pennsylvania; Primary Informant PA027

  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview 1

  3. Full interview 2

  • 1967
  • Informant Data:
  • PA027: White; male; age: 70 (old); education: some college; community type: village
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: PA027 (4:03)
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 1345-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:20 General conversation—Lizzie Borden, town drunks
  • 04:25 Expressions said by Informant’s mother-in-law
  • 07:55 Shepherd’s pie—described
  • 08:45 Family history—Informant’s father was a doctor|
  • 10:40 Quack doctors
  • 12:30 Arthur the Rat
  • 16:55 Community description
  • 21:20 Family history—Informant’s grandfather was a cattle dealer
  • 22:00 Community description—age of town, population, celebrations, race riots
  • 26:15 History of local newspapers
  • 28:40 Quality of local education
  • 30:10 Local history—about John Wilkes Booth
  • 32:00 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 1345-S2). [Additional speakers: Adult female]
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Discussion about new Vet hospital—cost
  • 00:55 Discussion of list of subscribers to newspaper [interruption by adult woman]
  • 01:25 Tape end

Details

Fieldworker
Hausmann, Robert
Date
  • 1967
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
Places
For Staff