DARE Interview : Milford, Pennsylvania; Primary Informant PA231

  • 1969
  • Informant Data:
  • PA231: White; male; age: 53 (middle-aged); education: 8th grade; community type: village
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: PA231 (4:13)
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 1450-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:15 Arthur the Rat
  • 04:35 Work for Highway Department
  • 06:20 Built own house, built several complete houses
  • 08:50 Leather craft hobby
  • 10:35 Family history—ancestor first settler there 18th century
  • 14:15 Born locally, in past valley had three farms
  • 15:00 Hunting in past
  • 15:45 Development of the area as vacation spot, residential
  • 20:25 His son’s life, son’s hunting accident
  • 32:30 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 1450-S2).
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Childhood canoeing, camping, swimming
  • 04:10 Poling a canoe in the river, canoeing
  • 09:00 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview 1

  3. Full interview 2

Details

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