DARE Interview : Clarington, Ohio; Primary Informant OH044

  • 1968
  • Informant Data:
  • OH044: White; male; age: 64 (old); education: college; community type: rural
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: OH044 (3:23)
  • Full Interview (Tape 1235-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:25 Arthur the Rat
  • 05:40 Riverboat Museum—state owned, number of pictures of riverboats and steamboats museum has, description of other contents
  • 07:40 Job history—clerk on a packetboat before becoming a teacher and a principal
  • 04:35 Steam whistles and calliopes—described
  • 12:10 Family history—building of his house, father's job history
  • 13:55 Discussion of locks and dams on local rivers
  • 15:05 Flood of 1913—height of water, effects on the Muskingum river
  • 15:55 Personal hobbies—record collection, listens to radio communication between steamboats
  • 19:05 Steamboat construction
  • 20:15 Hobbies—steamboat whistle collection, binocular collection
  • 22:45 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

Details

Fieldworker
Clark, Tom
Date
  • 1968
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
Places
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