DARE Interview : Gill, Massachusetts; Primary Informant MA030

  • 1969
  • Informant Data:
  • MA030: White; male; age: 73 (old); education: high school; community type: village
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: MA030 (3:54) [Reading occurs on Full Interview, MA029 (Tape 0838-S1)]
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 0839-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:30 Folklore
  • 02:00 Glacial land formations locally
  • 11:35 New England authors
  • 16:00 New York/New England financiers
  • 19:50 New England writers and writing
  • 23:55 Depression years [1930s]
  • 26:35 Economic trends
  • 28:00 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 0839-S2).
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Hurricane of 1938, storms
  • 06:50 Chestnut tree blight, lumber economy (past)
  • 08:45 Sheep, wool economy (past)
  • 10:40 Local people in past, tobacco-growing economy (past)
  • 12:20 Roads in the past
  • 13:30 Train route
  • 14:25 Folklore
  • 15:25 Medicine in past
  • 16:20 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview 1

  3. Full interview 2

Details

Fieldworker
Zink, Joan
Date
  • 1969
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
Places
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