DARE Interview : Brooklyn, Connecticut; Primary Informant CT021

  • 1969
  • Informant Data:
  • CT021: White; female; age: 56 (middle-aged); education: grade school; community type: village
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: CT021 (3:47) [Incomplete, lacks last few words]
  • Full Interview (Tape 0210-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:15 Rug making—braided rugs, topstitching, humping up, Homemaker Extension groups, lacing
  • 07:15 County fair—competitions that take place at the one where Informant works (oldest in the US)—embroidery, photography, baking, jam making
  • 09:25 Jams, jellies and preserves—a comparative discussion
  • 12:15 Some local characters: two teachers and a dedicated patriot
  • 22:15 Arthur the Rat
  • 26:20 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

Details

Fieldworker
Goldberg, David
Date
  • 1969
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
For Staff