DARE Interview : Sawyer, Kentucky; Primary Informant KY016

  • 1969
  • Informant Data:
  • KY016: White; male; age: 69 (old); education: grade school; community type: rural
  • KY017: White; female; age: 67 (old); education: grade school; community type: rural
  • KY016A: White; male; age: 85 (old); education: grade school; community type: rural
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: KY016 (3:53) [Brief signal dropouts due to a faulty microphone connection]
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 0546-S1). [Additional speakers: KY017]
  • Content:
  • [KY016] 00:10 Arthur the Rat
  • 04:10 Collection of Indian relics and antiques
  • 06:15 Life in the past—recreation and work
  • 08:05 Hunting dogs, fox hunting
  • 13:20 General store
  • 17:30 Schools in past locally
  • 20:35 Health care in past, herbal remedies
  • 21:55 Superstitious beliefs
  • [KY017] 23:55 Stories about ghosts, hauntings, superstitions
  • 34:15 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 0547-S1). [Additional speakers: KY016A, KY017]
  • Content:
  • [KY016A] 00:30 Drinking with local people; joke
  • [KY016] 04:16 Local people
  • [KY016A] 05:40 Local people—weddings and marriages
  • [KY017] 15:40 Local elopement
  • [KY016A] 17:10 Local weddings
  • 20:10 Cattle-buying trip story
  • [KY016] 22:40 Food—mutton eating
  • [KY016A] 23:25 Mutton-eating story
  • [KY016] 27:40 Hunting trips stories
  • 31:00 Tape end
  • Full Interview 3 (Tape 0547-S2). [Additional speakers: KY016A]
  • Content:
  • [KY016A] 00:05 Drinking with local people—farmers; fishing story
  • [KY016 and KY016A] 06:55 Continuation of fishing story
  • 08:50 Local fishing
  • [KY016] 14:20 Transport of logs by water described
  • [KY016 and KY016A] 18:25 Coal boats
  • [KY016] 20:50 Farming
  • [KY016A] 21:05 Income in past
  • [KY016 and KY016A] 22:20 Mining coal
  • 31:00 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview 1

  3. Full interview 2

  4. Full interview 3

Details

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