DARE Interview : Newburgh, New York; Primary Informant NY211

  • 1969
  • Informant Data:
  • NY211: White; male; age: 64 (old); education: college; community type: small city
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: NY211 (3:58)
  • Full Interview (Tape 1184-S1). [Additional speakers: Adult female]
  • Content:
  • 00:30 County was agricultural, now residential
  • 03:05 Urban renewal in the city, electric generator plant
  • 05:30 He is supervisor of the town
  • 06:30 Apple growing in the area, apples
  • 09:50 Mobile home court, changes over time in farming
  • 12:20 Ancestors came to settle his farm from Germany ca. 1750, his house built 1820, barn is older, barn construction
  • 16:10 Arthur the Rat
  • 20:10 Comments on Arthur
  • 20:35 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

Details

Fieldworker
Goldberg, David
Date
  • 1969
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
For Staff