DARE Interview : Hollywood, California; Primary Informant CA184

  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

  • 1970
  • Informant Data:
  • CA184: White; female; age: 27 (young); education: college; community type: urban
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: CA184 (2:56)
  • Full Interview (Tape 0157-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:15 Hollywood in the old days—small, somewhat rural town. Why people like her grandparents moved there
  • 05:30 How her parents met after high school, living with father in military during and after WWII
  • 08:50 Racial diversity and friction in area, influx of minority middle class
  • 13:50 Influx of long-haired young people seeking non-family neighborhoods
  • 16:00 Expects Hollywood to disintegrate because of the prevalence of rental properties. Describes a murder that happened in front of her house
  • 23:50 Arthur the Rat
  • 26:30 Tape end

Details

Fieldworker
Ruff, Dale
Date
  • 1970
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
Places
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