DARE Interview : Smithland, Kentucky; Primary Informant KY084

  • 1970
  • Informant Data:
  • KY084: White; male; age: 51 (middle-aged); education: grade school; community type: rural
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: KY084 (5:22) [Incomplete, beginning of story missing]
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 0568-S1). [Additional speakers: Adult female]
  • Content:
  • 00:15 Arthur the Rat
  • 05:30 Tobacco growing
  • 11:55 Tobacco harvesting and curing
  • 18:20 Tobacco pool, end of tobacco growing in county [+ adult female]
  • 20:45 Tobacco barns, tobacco twist making
  • 24:20 Family traditions
  • 31:30 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 0568-S2).
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Horseshoeing—tools, fitting, types of shoes
  • 07:35 Shoeing to correct problems in horse feet and hooves
  • 18:20 Tools and equipment—use in shoeing horses; blacksmithing
  • 26:10 Blacksmithing—products, sharpening plow points, hammers
  • 32:25 Tape end
  • Full Interview 3 (Tape 0569-S1). [Additional speakers: Adult female]
  • Content:
  • 00:30 Blacksmithing—plow sharpening
  • 02:40 Blacksmithing—making wagon beds, repairing tools and wagon wheels
  • 11:45 Blacksmithing—shoeing horses
  • 21:45 Blacksmithing—shoeing show horses (Tennessee Walker)
  • 26:20 Burning of horses' feet to control gait
  • 28:05 Blacksmithing—shoeing racehorses
  • 28:50 Blacksmithing—Army service horseshoeing school
  • 32:05 Tape end
  • Full Interview 4 (Tape 0569-S2).
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Blacksmithing—horseshoeing during Army service (horseshoeing school)
  • 03:50 Horse care in Army, horses in Army
  • 06:45 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview 1

  3. Full interview 2

  4. Full interview 3

  5. Full interview 4

Details

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