DARE Interview : Salem, Indiana; Primary Informant IN009

  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

  • 1968
  • Informant Data:
  • IN009: White; male; age: 65 (old); education: 8th grade; community type: village
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: IN009 (6:14) [Muffled and boomy]
  • Full Interview (Tape 0485-S1). [Additional speakers: Adult female]
  • Content:
  • 00:20 Occupational history
  • 04:25 Family history—home displaced by highway
  • 06:10 Appliance sales and repair in California, land purchase in New Mexico
  • 09:05 Family members
  • 10:50 Local history
  • 13:25 Lodge membership—insurance benefits
  • 15:50 Local celebrations, fairs
  • 19:30 Local industry
  • 20:40 Broiler chicken production
  • 23:25 Arthur the Rat
  • 29:45 Tape end

Details

Fieldworker
Seastone, Charles
Date
  • 1968
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
Places
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