DARE Interview : Jordan Valley, Oregon; Primary Informant OR018

  • 1967
  • Informant Data:
  • OR018: White; male; age: 53 (middle-aged); community type: rural
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: OR018 (3:39)
  • Full Interview (Tape 1324-S1). [Additional speakers: Adult female]
  • Content:
  • 00:15 Personal history—ethnic background
  • 01:00 Sheepherding—description, terms
  • 09:35 Community description—first cars in town
  • 11:25 Basques—language, discrimination, stone buildings, handball
  • 16:15 Arthur the Rat
  • 20:00 [Informant retells the story of Arthur the Rat in Basque]
  • 23:30 Basque words commonly used in English speech of Informant, description of Basque language, names in Basque language, percentage of Basque people in Jordan Valley
  • 31:00 Family history—parents' background
  • 32:05 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
For Staff