DARE Interview : Berlin, New Hampshire; Primary Informant NH014

  • 1968
  • Informant Data:
  • NH014: White; male; age: 52 (middle-aged); education: grade school; community type: small city
  • Media Files:
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 1006-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:25 Logging: access roads, tree cutting and falling, hauling logs
  • 18:10 Pulpwood mill
  • 20:05 Sawmill—removal of bark
  • 21:40 Peeling bark off pulpwood by hand tools in woods
  • 23:45 Dangers of dead trees
  • 25:35 Hauling logs by land and by water to mills
  • 31:45 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 1006-S2).
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Moving logs on water and on land, tools used
  • 08:30 Names for logging jobs and people; riverboats used in logging; working on the river moving wood; ferry
  • 17:30 Lumber camp life, clothing
  • 20:40 Hooks named and described
  • 22:10 Wages, food in camp, spending, working seasons, river ice
  • 25:00 Potato farming: tools, planting, cultivating, harvesting
  • 31:30 Tape end
  1. Full interview 1

  2. Full interview 2

Details

Fieldworker
Maki, Reino
Date
  • 1968
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
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