DARE Interview : Bradley, South Carolina; Primary Informant SC046

  • 1967
  • Informant Data:
  • SC046: White; female; age: 84 (old); education: some high school; community type: rural
  • Media Files:
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 1513-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:30 Personal history
  • 02:35 Family history—great-grandparents came to South Carolina in or before 19th century
  • 24:00 Words and pronunciation by her grandparents
  • 29:50 Cornbreads
  • 33:00 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 1513-S2).
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Family
  • 01:55 Cornbreads; gravy; grades of flour; leavenings; biscuits
  • 13:25 Hominy and grits
  • 17:15 Cooking turtle
  • 23:20 Pork meats, cooking, beef foot oil home remedy; sharing meat
  • 33:00 Tape end
  • Full Interview 3 (Tape 1514-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:20 Cooking pumpkin
  • 03:00 Soil amendments, manure, cottonseed compost, cottonseed meal
  • 07:35 Portable cotton gins in the past
  • 14:45 Baskets made for carrying cotton
  • 15:00 Ginning the cotton, baling the cotton
  • 19:15 Local hill; water
  • 22:10 Gardening, beans, planting
  • 29:00 Cooking yams; melons
  • 31:05 Herbs, garlic
  • 32:00 Tape end
  • Full Interview 4 (Tape 1514-S2).
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Speech: umbrell = umbrella
  • 01:25 Cloth, clothing
  • 02:55 Swimming—girls did not learn to swim, boys did
  • 05:05 Shoes
  • 05:40 Sewing circles, quilting bees, quilting
  • 12:30 Hairstyles in the past
  • 12:55 Local person
  • 14:50 Train travel, local person, Woodrow Wilson election
  • 18:25 Women's Missionary Union meetings
  • 22:45 Family, nephew's death
  • 29:15 Local history (Greenwood), cotton mills in Greenwood
  • 32:10 Tape end
  • Full Interview 5 (Tape 1515-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:40 Speech—nary
  • 01:05 Personal philosophy, aging
  • 03:45 Community Firefighting, picnic, weather
  • 06:00 Pulling fodder [described] (corn leaves)
  • 10:50 Clocks, household routine, well house, antiques
  • 20:00 Speech
  • 21:40 Weddings in the past
  • 30:35 Speech—beal
  • 32:10 Tape end
  • Full Interview 6 (Tape 1515-S2). [Additional speakers: Adult female]
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Word beal, local people
  • 03:50 Home remedies
  • 17:25 Church music, church services, religious practices, camp meeting
  • 28:15 Local person, ghost stories
  • 30:10 Pet cats
  • 32:10 Tape end
  1. Full interview 1

  2. Full interview 2

  3. Full interview 3

  4. Full interview 4

  5. Full interview 5

  6. Full interview 6

Details

Fieldworker
O'Cain, Raymond
Date
  • 1967
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
For Staff