DARE Interview : Mount Vernon, Ohio; Primary Informant OH075

  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

  • 1968
  • Informant Data:
  • OH075: White; female; age: 69 (old); education: some college; community type: small city
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: OH075 (3:39)
  • Full Interview (Tape 1262-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:40 Arthur the Rat
  • 04:30 Job history and husband's job history—he founded antique business at a young age. Both worked as teachers at local high school. After marriage Informant learned antique business. When husband retired, worked antique business together
  • 07:45 Informant now manages antique shows
  • 09:15 Types of antiques Informant would buy
  • 11:40 Antique business—wholesale dealers versus retail dealers, what constitutes an antique
  • 16:05 Reappearance of book dealers
  • 19:05 Local competition
  • 20:45 Tape end

Details

Fieldworker
Clark, Tom
Date
  • 1968
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
Places
For Staff