DARE Interview : Doylestown, Pennsylvania; Primary Informant PA049

  • 1967
  • Informant Data:
  • PA049: White; female; age: 65 (old); education: college; community type: small city
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: PA049 (3:11)
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 1357-S1). [Additional speakers: Adult female]
  • Content:
  • 00:55 Games
  • 11:05 Marble games
  • 12:10 Games
  • 17:25 Hiding games
  • 18:45 Games
  • 22:15 Community description—town has not grown much
  • 24:50 Local government—burgess, mayor, councilman, school board
  • 25:25 Used to have county-wide teachers meeting with lectures on educational subjects
  • 27:25 Local entertainment—community concerts, auctions
  • 32:10 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 1357-S2).
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Local potter
  • 05:25 Changes in the schools and the community
  • 08:45 Informant’s opinion about the town
  • 10:55 Description of new businesses
  • 11:45 Arthur the Rat
  • 15:35 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview 1

  3. Full interview 2

Details

Fieldworker
Hausmann, Robert
Date
  • 1967
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
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Places
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