DARE Interview : Georgetown, Delaware; Primary Informant DE002

  • 1968
  • Informant Data:
  • DE002: White; female; age: 59 (middle-aged); education: high school; community type: village
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: DE002 (3:50)
  • Full Interview (Tape 0232-S1).
  • [Transcription available]
  • Content:
  • 00:20 Preparing flounder by breading it. Cooking soft- and hard-shell crabs alive
  • 06:55 Various ways to prepare crabs (fried, deviled, crab cakes, salad, cocktail); scallops and clams
  • 11:35 Clam chowder, sizes of clams, clams on half shell
  • 14:00 Clamming—rake them up, catch up to 100 and then give away to friends
  • 17:25 Game "Coming, coming"(?), guessing game, other party games and how her children amuse themselves
  • 21:05 Arthur the Rat
  • 25:00 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

  3. Transcript

Details

Fieldworker
Rubrecht, August
Date
  • 1968
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
For Staff