DARE Interview : Eagle River, Michigan; Primary Informant MI036

  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

  • 1966
  • Informant Data:
  • MI036: White; male; age: 70 (old); education: 6th grade; community type: rural
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: MI036 (3:53)
  • Full Interview (Tape 0687-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:28 Bird-watching anecdotes
  • 02:45 Taming chickadees and rabbits
  • 03:37 Animal anecdotes
  • 08:21 Informant's hypothesis and experiment regarding the life span of mosquitoes
  • 09:00 How spiders, hornets, and ants catch their prey
  • 11:40 How snakes behave when they are attacked
  • 12:15 The barracks in France
  • 13:55 Informant's experiences in France
  • 19:40 Informant's opinion of blue jays
  • 20:26 Canadian jay/whiskey jack
  • 21:40 Arthur the Rat
  • 25:37 Tape end

Details

Fieldworker
Reddington, John
Date
  • 1966
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
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