DARE Interview : Whitney Point, New York; Primary Informant NY234

  • 1970
  • Informant Data:
  • NY234: White; female; age: 50 (middle-aged); education: high school; community type: village
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: NY234 (2:38)
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 1194-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:50 Custard pies [recipes]
  • 03:40 Local person
  • 08:40 Personal philosophy
  • 10:35 Farm life in her mother's time
  • 14:30 Her mother's interests and character
  • 18:35 Food and cooking of her mother's
  • 25:05 Herbal remedies
  • 26:40 Family
  • 29:30 Soapmaking, cleaning
  • 31:35 Parents, childraising
  • 32:45 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 1194-S2).
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Foods her mother made
  • 01:40 Father and mother, childhood, pets, farm animals, grandmother, brother's death in father's sawmill
  • 12:00 Depression 1930s
  • 14:25 Employment from age 15
  • 17:55 Childhood, family life, childraising
  • 21:00 Grandchildren
  • 22:30 Arthur the Rat
  • 25:10 Her parents, her father's stories
  • 26:45 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview 1

  3. Full interview 2

Details

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