DARE Interview : Corydon, Indiana; Primary Informant IN003

  • 1968
  • Informant Data:
  • IN003: White; female; age: 67 (old); education: some high school; community type: village
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: IN003 (4:40)
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 0481-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:20 Local history—founding, name origins, landowners, President Harrison
  • 11:15 Home remedies and medicines, ritual health practices
  • 19:00 Preserving fruits and vegetables
  • 22:10 Yeast making, yeast use and storage
  • 30:25 Soapmaking
  • 30:50 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 0481-S2).
  • Content:
  • 00:10 Soapmaking
  • 05:30 Dyes from plants
  • 06:20 Floor cleaning and carpeting
  • 07:45 Cloth and clothing making
  • 08:45 Fire and lighting (coals, matches, lamps, candles)
  • 12:25 History of neighboring community
  • 15:50 Family history
  • 18:00 Local family history
  • 19:50 River levels and flooding, river transport
  • 23:20 Arthur the Rat
  • 28:25 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview 1

  3. Full interview 2

Details

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