DARE Interview : Marietta, Ohio; Primary Informant OH043

  • 1968
  • Informant Data:
  • OH043: White; male; age: 30 (young); education: college; community type: small city
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: OH043 (3:33)
  • Full Interview (Tape 1234-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:35 Arthur the Rat
  • 04:20 Hobbies—postal history and local history
  • 06:15 Personal history—colleges attended, military service
  • 09:05 Job history—teacher at new vocational school
  • 11:15 Family history—owned very large piece of land, was divided among children. Only 5 families left in the area
  • 13:50 Local industry—shipbuilding, lumber, produce
  • 15:55 Steamboats—described
  • 18:15 Description of rebuilding of locks on local rivers
  • 20:10 Flooding of Muskingum river—dates and heights of the 3 worst floods
  • 22:30 Local history—population growth, German influences
  • 26:50 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

Details

Fieldworker
Clark, Tom
Date
  • 1968
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
Places
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