DARE Interview : Monroe, New York; Primary Informant NY208

  • 1969
  • Informant Data:
  • NY208: White; female; community type: village
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: NY208 (3:29)
  • Full Interview (Tape 1182-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:15 Local history: town history 1700s, 1800s, farming to present
  • 05:55 Local history: schools, churches, town moved to railroad (1800s)
  • 11:50 Harriman family property given to Columbia University
  • 13:10 Local history/family history: ancestor with an inn by railroad station, old name for village, Erie railroad
  • 14:45 Dishes, terms
  • 15:55 Harriman family property, change of village name
  • 19:55 Arthur the Rat
  • 23:30 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