DARE Interview : Timberville, Virginia; Primary Informant VA030

  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

  • 1968
  • Informant Data:
  • VA030: White; female; age: 69 (old); education: college; community type: rural
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: VA030 (3:07)
  • Full Interview (Tape 1694-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:35 Arthur the Rat
  • 03:50 Ancestors came in 1760; town was crossroads and trading place
  • 07:20 Town now has new homes, new highway, museum in battlefield
  • 11:05 Agriculture in the county—fruit, poultry
  • 13:30 Settlement of county from the north, German, Scots Irish
  • 15:35 Her house built 1800s
  • 18:30 Old houses on farms vacant, absentee owners
  • 20:45 Tape end

Details

Fieldworker
Huizenga, Sharon
Date
  • 1968
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
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