DARE Interview : Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Primary Informant PA090

  • 1968
  • Informant Data:
  • PA090: White; female; age: 82 (old); education: grade school; community type: urban
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: PA090 (4:48)
  • Full Interview (Tape 1383-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:20 Arthur the Rat
  • 05:15 Description of preparing for the fair—sewing, quilting
  • 09:35 Hand quilting
  • 11:45 Quilting party—food, songs
  • 12:50 Personal philosophy about the fate of the elderly, about generational differences
  • 16:55 Personal history—Informant’s birthplace
  • 17:10 Community description—Chinatown
  • 19:30 Informant belonged to Ladies Auxiliary at Church—once went to a Chinese church for service and lunch
  • 22:10 Personal philosophy—about living with other elderly people
  • 24:05 Description of home Informant lives in
  • 27:25 Number of Quakers in United States
  • 30:40 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

Details

Fieldworker
Breuer, James
Date
  • 1968
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
Places
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