DARE Interview : Tangier, Virginia; Primary Informant VA112

  • 1970
  • Informant Data:
  • VA112: White; male; age: 55 (middle-aged); education: grade school; community type: rural
  • Media Files:
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 1723-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:15 Life cycle of crab, names for crabs, crab selling, crab cakes
  • 07:55 Fishing—clams, crab, fish, oysters
  • 09:25 Crabbing, stages of crab life, eels
  • 13:25 Eels eat boat caulking
  • 14:35 Cranes, clams, seagulls
  • 17:25 Oyster toads
  • 18:20 Crabbing, crab life
  • 23:30 Marsh birds, sea birds, geese, ducks
  • 32:35 Birds
  • 32:55 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 1723-S2).
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Crab dredge fishing; crab pot fishing
  • 07:15 Fish, crabs, weather
  • 11:40 Account of first time he ate sugar toad (fish)
  • 14:45 Fishing, fish
  • 20:30 Oyster fishing, oysters, clams
  • 28:10 Crab life, crab fishing
  • 32:40 Tape end
  1. Full interview 1

  2. Full interview 2

Details

Fieldworker
Huizenga, Sharon
Date
  • 1970
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
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