DARE Interview : Salisbury, North Carolina; Primary Informant NC071

  • 1969
  • Informant Data:
  • NC071: White; male; age: 53 (middle-aged); education: college; community type: small city
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: NC071 (2:49)
  • Full Interview (Tape 0986-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:15 Local history: from incorporation 1753 to the present [many details about local industry]
  • 11:10 Celebrations: Fourth of July; turkey shoots (to win a turkey, not shoot one)
  • 13:10 Local history: baseball game painting, local prison; statue
  • 15:25 Local history: changes in the town, industries past and contemporary
  • 18:40 Family history: family local since 18th and 19th century
  • 19:45 Arthur the Rat
  • 22:40 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

Details

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