DARE Interview : Plymouth, Massachusetts; Primary Informant MA116

  • 1967
  • Informant Data:
  • MA116: White; male; age: 75 (old); education: college; community type: small city
  • Media Files:
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 0906-S1). [Additional speakers: Adult female]
  • Content:
  • 00:20 [Fieldworker explanation of DARE Questionnaire]
  • 01:00 DARE Questionnaire AA (Courtship, Marriage)
  • 14:00 Sea captains, ships in the past, shipping business in past
  • 25:15 Local men's club founded in 18th century
  • 28:25 Sea captains and local industry owners in the family
  • 34:05 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 0906-S2). [Additional speakers: Adult female]
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Sea captains, sailors, whaling ancestors, shipping routes and cargoes
  • 05:40 Plymouth Harbor history
  • 08:40 Hunting story, local person
  • 12:00 Banking: family banking, local bank history, U.S. bank history, chartering a business, bank transactions, Federal Reserve Bank
  • 28:35 Local robbery of a mail truck
  • 31:00 Journal kept by sea captain ancestor
  • 33:50 Tape end
  1. Full interview 1

  2. Full interview 2

Details

Fieldworker
Duckert, Audrey
Date
  • 1967
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
For Staff