DARE Interview : Karnes City, Texas; Primary Informant TX013

  • 1967
  • Informant Data:
  • TX013: White; male; age: 72 (old); education: high school; community type: village
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: TX013 (5:25)
  • Full Interview (Tape 1599-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:35 Arthur the Rat
  • 06:00 Eyesight, [Reads history of Karnes City]
  • 08:10 Local history
  • 11:05 [Reads history of Karnes City]
  • 12:20 Uranium mine, oil and gas
  • 14:00 School district
  • 15:25 Local history—town was trading center in past
  • 17:00 Texas history
  • 24:10 Historical markers [reads history of Texas road], streams and prairie
  • 31:10 Local agriculture, family history
  • 34:00 Local history—original Karnes origin of name of area
  • 35:00 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

Details

Fieldworker
Hegbloom, Kirk
Date
  • 1967
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
For Staff