DARE Interview : Dorr, Michigan; Primary Informant MI125

  • 1970
  • Informant Data:
  • MI125: White; male; age: 75 (old); education: grade school; community type: rural
  • MI125A: White; male; age: 51 (middle-aged); education: grade school; community type: rural
  • Media Files:
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 0738-S1). [Additional speakers: MI125A]
  • Content:
  • 00:15 Logging in past
  • 06:00 Building construction, logs for buildings
  • 08:45 Logging in past
  • 13:00 Horses—horseshoes, types of horses for work
  • 16:45 Farming, steam-powered farm machinery, changes in farming machinery, harvesting
  • 29:30 Butchering hogs
  • 32:55 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 0738-S2). [Additional speakers: MI125A]
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Butchering, making soap
  • 02:30 Trapping (muskrat, coon, mink, fox)
  • 05:40 Sawmill, saws
  • 09:00 Arrowheads
  • 10:00 Trapping
  • 16:25 Hides and furs
  • 19:25 Learning to trap
  • 21:50 Cider—pressing apples, fermentation
  • 25:55 Tape end
  1. Full interview 1

  2. Full interview 2

Details

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