DARE Interview : Old Forge, New York; Primary Informant NY004

  • 1967
  • Informant Data:
  • NY004: White; male; age: 78 (old); education: high school; community type: rural
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: NY004 (4:32)
  • Full Interview (Tape 1075-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:20 Local history: town in 1911 and 1920, transportation, mail delivery by boat
  • 02:35 Local history: industry—lumber, ice cutting
  • 04:50 Ice-cutting process (in past)
  • 10:05 Resort business locally
  • 11:30 Explanation of function of a fifth wheel on a vehicle; his typewriter
  • 14:05 Dairy farming: care and feeding of cows
  • 19:35 Arthur the Rat
  • 24:15 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

Details

Fieldworker
Goldberg, David
Date
  • 1967
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
Places
For Staff