DARE Interview : Carrollton, Kentucky; Primary Informant KY060

  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview 1

  3. Full interview 2

  • 1969
  • Informant Data:
  • KY060: White; male; age: 58 (middle-aged); education: college; community type: village
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: KY060 (3:37)
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 0560-S1).
  • Content:
  • [KY060] 00:15 Arthur the Rat
  • 04:00 Local history—origins, economy, water, development, railroad
  • 07:25 Tobacco selling—warehousing, selling, regulations, grading
  • 19:15 Tobacco curing
  • 25:00 Tobacco selling—season of sales, tobacco economy
  • 30:45 Local water supply
  • 32:05 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 0560-S2). [Additional speakers: Adult female]
  • Content:
  • [KY060] 00:05 Local history—town riverboats, celebrations, population, water supply, development
  • 04:20 River transport in past—freight and passenger boats, roustabouts, river ice, sinkings
  • [Adult female] 11:05 Slavery in Kentucky—family history, U.S. Civil War stories
  • [KY060 and adult female] 14:05 Race relations and local people
  • 22:30 [Gap to 23:35]
  • 23:35 Race relations (conversation resumes)
  • [KY060] 26:45 Local development and water supply
  • 30:30 Local soils and land value
  • 31:50 Tape end

Details

Fieldworker
Huizenga, Sharon
Date
  • 1969
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
Places
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