DARE Interview : Richwood, West Virginia; Primary Informant WV013

  • 1968
  • Informant Data:
  • WV013: White; male; age: 66 (old); education: grade school; community type: village
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: WV013 (3:08) [Incomplete, beginning of story is missing, starts with "whenever any of the other rats would ask him. . . "]
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 1822-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:15 Arthur the Rat
  • 03:20 Worked in coal mines, then lumberyard, wages
  • 06:30 Grading lumber [described]
  • 12:00 Worked in lumber 40 years, lumber industry is declining locally
  • 13:10 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 1822-S2).
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Father's service in Spanish-American War, son's service in Korean War
  • 02:20 Lumber—types, hardwoods
  • 06:45 Family
  • 08:00 Baseball
  • 09:15 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview 1

  3. Full interview 2

Details

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