DARE Interview : Frederick, Oklahoma; Primary Informant OK040

  • 1966
  • Informant Data:
  • OK040: White; male; age: 77 (old); education: grade school; community type: village
  • Media Files:
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 1304-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:30 Informant's baseball teams
  • 01:20 Community description
  • 02:00 Horse racing
  • 04:25 Date Informant starting planting, crops, differences between planting in the past and planting today, machines used
  • 12:50 Railroad stops
  • 13:30 Location of schools
  • 14:40 Cotton—planting, harvesting, ginning
  • 19:10 Differences in harvesting today
  • 22:20 Square dancing
  • 28:50 Story about going to a preacher's debate that was almost a fight—fights at baseball games
  • 31:05 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 1304-S2). [Additional speakers: Informant's grandson]
  • Content:
  • 00:10 [Informant plays a phonograph of square dance music and calls the steps]
  • 06:20 Discussion of Informant's dancing abilities
  • 10:55 Square dancing steps
  • 14:35 Types of dances Informant knows
  • 16:25 Contests, competitions and games Informant has won in the past
  • 20:30 Type of music at dancing parties
  • 21:45 Tape end
  1. Full interview 1

  2. Full interview 2

Details

Fieldworker
Maki, Reino
Date
  • 1966
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
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