DARE Interview : Miami, Oklahoma; Primary Informant OK037

  • 1965
  • Informant Data:
  • OK037: White; male; community type: rural
  • Media Files:
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 1301-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:30 Oklahoma before statehood—names of local Indians
  • 03:50 Family history—farmers
  • 09:20 Education
  • 11:00 Race relations
  • 15:05 Hunting—ducks
  • 15:55 Local history—description of town
  • 17:40 Texas fever—cattle disease
  • 19:40 Introduction of taxes after statehood
  • 23:40 Hunting—type of gun Informant used
  • 25:00 Banks—interested in mines owned by Indians, loan rates
  • 30:00 Importance of education
  • 32:00 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 1302-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:20 Homesteads
  • 01:25 Personal history—burning cow chips
  • 02:45 Family history—how father got wood
  • 06:35 Local industry—Goodrich plant
  • 07:30 Job history—Informant worked as landscaper
  • 08:25 Local mining industry
  • 13:00 Allotment checks—farmers paid to cut down their crops
  • 18:20 Medical care—cost, medicine before statehood
  • 21:00 Family history—sister died in 1898
  • 22:35 Local people
  • 28:00 Hunting (and fishing) licenses, types of guns, number of ducks killed
  • 33:50 Tape end
  1. Full interview 1

  2. Full interview 2

Details

Fieldworker
Maki, Reino
Date
  • 1965
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
Places
For Staff