DARE Interview : Wellington, Ohio; Primary Informant OH020

  • 1967
  • Informant Data:
  • OH020: White; male; age: 47 (middle-aged); education: college; community type: village
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: OH020 (4:39)
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 1216-S1). [Additional speakers: Informant’s wife]
  • Content:
  • 00:27 Politics, especially in Ohio
  • 03:00 Campaign organizing
  • 08:00 Involvement of youth in politics, past and present
  • 11:00 WWII Veterans and politics
  • 15:30 Informant's interest in campaign management
  • 18:05 Detailed description of state/local political organization/hierarchy
  • 24:05 Boy Scouts—Informant's involvement
  • 25:50 WWII experiences/link with Boy Scout experience
  • 32:15 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 1216-S2).
  • Content:
  • 00:19 World War II experience in Europe
  • 00:44 Fellow military in concentration camps
  • 03:00 Nuremburg trials—Informant's involvement, Informant's military career
  • 07:30 Discussion of family in U.S.
  • 09:20 Arthur the Rat
  • 16:00 Activities on Lake Erie—ice skating, boating, ice boats
  • 18:30 Story of boating incident on lake
  • 27:05 Rubber plant story-(anecdote)
  • 30:00 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview 1

  3. Full interview 2

Details

Fieldworker
Clark, Tom
Date
  • 1967
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
For Staff