DARE Interview : Montrose, Pennsylvania; Primary Informant PA101

  • 1968
  • Informant Data:
  • PA101: White; female; age: 55 (middle-aged); community type: village
  • Media File:
  • Full Interview (Tape 1390-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:41 [Static]
  • 01:18 Local people
  • 02:05 Family history—father was in lumber business
  • 03:05 Account of mining accidents
  • 05:00 Local history—original settlers were from Connecticut, Irish settlers during potato famine
  • 07:05 Travel—lived in Arizona for two years
  • 07:25 Settlers from Philadelphia
  • 11:00 Local taxes—very high
  • 14:00 Local industries
  • 15:00 [Fieldworker describes speech he is interested in]
  • 18:35 Local people—old families
  • 20:35 Husband’s family history
  • 27:20 Underground Railroad
  • 32:05 Tape end
  1. Full interview

Details

Fieldworker
Hausmann, Robert
Date
  • 1968
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
For Staff