DARE Interview : Queens, New York; Primary Informant NY055

  • 1968
  • Informant Data:
  • NY055: Black; female; age: 48 (middle-aged); education: high school; community type: urban
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: NY055 (4:50)
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 1102-S1). [Additional speakers: Informant's mother]
  • Content:
  • 00:25 Flushing in the past
  • 02:20 Stores past and present
  • 03:30 Transportation
  • 04:30 Race relations in area in the past, schools
  • 08:05 Ebenezer Baptist Church
  • 10:00 Urban renewal, projects, effect on Black neighborhoods
  • 11:30 Flushing in the past—meadows, fields, swamps, stream
  • 13:45 Clothing in the past
  • 16:25 Weather
  • 16:55 Childhood games and play, toys
  • 25:55 Family cars in the past; milk delivery in horse and wagon
  • 27:40 Arthur the Rat [continued on side 2]
  • 32:10 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 1102-S2). [Additional speakers: Informant's mother]
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Arthur the Rat [continued]
  • 01:05 Foods—family favorites
  • 04:15 Subways past and present
  • 06:35 Movies in the past
  • 07:30 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview 1

  3. Full interview 2

Details

Fieldworker
Greenberg, Iris
Date
  • 1968
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
For Staff