DARE Interview : Charleston, South Carolina; Primary Informant SC021

  • 1966
  • Informant Data:
  • SC021: White; male; age: 58 (middle-aged); education: high school; community type: small city
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: SC021 (4:05)
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 1492-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:15 Fishing (sport)
  • 09:45 Local marina, boat landings
  • 10:50 Vacation, local travel
  • 12:20 Family life
  • 13:15 Family—parents, brothers, sisters
  • 13:55 Local place names, subdivisions, land use
  • 17:30 New local construction, flight of White people to suburbs
  • 18:50 Taxes, public services
  • 19:40 Water pollution
  • 21:10 Ferries, bridges
  • 27:30 Personal opinions of U.S. Government, people, unions
  • 30:00 Store, brands, lawn mowers
  • 32:35 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 1492-S2). [Additional speakers: Informant's wife]
  • Content:
  • 00:05 His heart attack, hospital stay, integration of hospitals
  • 02:00 Racial integration, opinions of Black people and integration
  • 16:50 School, teachers
  • 22:55 Local history: expressions for parts of town and for local people; local department; subdivisions
  • 30:30 Social organizations, charity
  • 32:35 Tape end
  • Full Interview 3 (Tape 1493-S1). [Additional speakers: Informant’s wife]
  • Content:
  • 00:15 Sports in school; Black athletes; college teams; televised sports
  • 13:40 Social club activities in the past—rifle club schutzenfest, German social organizations
  • 21:50 Family history—parents
  • 24:25 Personal philosophy, mortality, health
  • 27:30 Talks with his wife about furniture, appliances, friends, relatives, insects
  • 35:35 Tape end
  • Full Interview 4 (Tape 1493-S2).
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Arthur the Rat
  • 04:10 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview 1

  3. Full interview 2

  4. Full interview 3

  5. Full interview 4

Details

Fieldworker
O'Cain, Raymond
Date
  • 1966
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
For Staff