DARE Interview : Petersham, Massachusetts; Primary Informant MA038

  • 1969
  • Informant Data:
  • MA038: White; female; age: 75 (old); education: high school; community type: village
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: MA038 (4:00)
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 0844-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:20 Arthur the Rat
  • 04:30 Heating—fireplaces, stoves
  • 06:50 Antiques
  • 08:10 Art and craft activities
  • 12:25 Old objects
  • 13:30 Church
  • 16:50 Local craft center, making craft items for sale, classes
  • 28:00 Local people
  • 29:45 Wood heat
  • 30:30 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 0844-S2).
  • Content:
  • 00:20 Local children
  • 02:10 Band concerts and food sales
  • 03:25 Grange Society
  • 07:20 School
  • 08:50 Local people
  • 10:05 Chimney fire
  • 10:40 Hurricane 1938, storms
  • 14:25 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview 1

  3. Full interview 2

Details

Fieldworker
Zink, Joan
Date
  • 1969
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
For Staff