DARE Interview : Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania; Primary Informant PA242

  • 1970
  • Informant Data:
  • PA242: White; female; age: 70 (old); education: college; community type: village
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: PA242 (2:38)
  • Full Interview (Tape 1455-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:20 Personal history—parents farm
  • 01:10 Pennsylvania Dutch food—recipes given
  • 03:55 Informant was raised among plain people
  • 04:50 Education—one-room school, Informant took high school entrance exam
  • 08:40 Life on the farm—chores, electric lights, hired girl, thrashing hay
  • 12:15 Food
  • 12:55 Commercialization of Amish
  • 15:15 Pow-wow doctors
  • 19:55 Family history—grandparent’s background
  • 25:00 Albadridges—description of the prank
  • 25:50 Arthur the Rat
  • 28:35 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

Details

Fieldworker
Goldberg, David
Date
  • 1970
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
Places
For Staff