DARE Interview : Smithfield, Virginia; Primary Informant VA046

  • 1970
  • Informant Data:
  • VA046: Black; male; age: 68 (old); education: high school; community type: rural
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: VA046 (5:50)
  • Full Interview (Tape 1699-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:15 Arthur the Rat
  • 06:10 Local farming—crops, hogs
  • 08:35 Curing hams, bacon
  • 12:15 Farming, his employment
  • 13:50 Mother from Bacon's Castle, story about ghost
  • 16:65 James River: tides, water, fish; creeks
  • 21:10 Buildings, courthouse
  • 22:35 Home remedies
  • 28:05 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

Details

Fieldworker
Huizenga, Sharon
Date
  • 1970
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
Places
For Staff