DARE Interview : Brooklyn, New York; Primary Informant NY048

  • 1968
  • Informant Data:
  • NY048: White; female; age: 68 (old); education: college; community type: urban
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: NY048 (3:16)
  • Full Interview (Tape 1096-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:25 Family
  • 01:55 Clothing in the past—girls' clothes and hairstyles
  • 04:30 New Utrecht in the past—girls' clothes and hairstyles
  • 04:30 New Utrecht in the past—fields, roads, resort
  • 08:45 Fourth of July fireworks, hayrides
  • 10:25 History of towns and development in Brooklyn
  • 12:20 New Utrecht Dutch Reformed Church (founded 1677)
  • 14:45 Early settlement of towns in Brooklyn, history of a flagpole
  • 24:05 Use of Dutch language; generations since immigration, ancestors
  • 30:25 Arthur the Rat
  • 33:45 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

Details

Fieldworker
Greenberg, Iris
Date
  • 1968
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
For Staff