DARE Interview : Kankakee, Illinois; Primary Informant IL001

  • 1965
  • Informant Data:
  • IL001: White; male; community type: village
  • Media File:
  • Full Interview (Tape 0394-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:50 Local Indians
  • 02:45 Old local newspaper content
  • 07:00 Dedication of marker for Indian chief, desecration of his remains
  • 10:40 Fur trading, marriage to Indian women
  • 12:15 Trading posts
  • 12:25 Indian girls
  • 14:50 Willing wife away
  • 15:40 Illiterate fur trader
  • 16:45 Settlement of Illinois
  • 17:30 First buggy in state
  • 18:35 Tape end
  1. Full interview

Details

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