DARE Interview : Guymon, Oklahoma; Primary Informant OK030

  • 1966
  • Informant Data:
  • OK030: White; male; age: 81 (old); education: high school; community type: village
  • Media Files:
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 1298-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:25 Family history—grandparents came from Tennessee
  • 03:25 Informant worked on father's ranch, description of home, wages
  • 11:45 Saving cow chips for fuel—importance
  • 15:00 Settlement of Oklahoma
  • 19:15 Education—older sister's schooling, Informant's education
  • 22:15 Stories about animals
  • 25:35 First building in Guymon
  • 26:35 Roundups—cattle, types of horses used, description of roundups
  • 34:15 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 1298-S2).
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Roundups—description of wagons, description of cooking, description of duties
  • 07:50 Names of local large ranches
  • 10:50 School land—defined, railroad land—defined
  • 13:25 Family history—father's jobs, marriage, land
  • 16:20 Land transactions, government surveys
  • 19:45 Cutting horses—description
  • 20:35 Expressions for a bad horse or a poor rider
  • 21:40 What cattle do during blizzards
  • 22:45 Tape end
  1. Full interview 1

  2. Full interview 2

Details

Fieldworker
Maki, Reino
Date
  • 1966
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
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