DARE Interview : Chatham, Virginia; Primary Informant VA043

  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview 1

  3. Full interview 2

  • 1970
  • Informant Data:
  • VA042: White; female; age: 62 (old); education: high school; community type: rural
  • VA043: White; male; age: 66 (old); education: high school; community type: rural
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: VA043 (4:27)
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 1698-S1). [Additional speakers: VA042]
  • Content:
  • [VA043] 00:15 Dairy farming
  • [VA042 and VA043] 04:40 Curing meat
  • 09:00 Grandfather served in U.S. Civil War
  • 11:45 Farm machinery ca. 1918
  • 13:25 Beekeeping
  • [VA043] 16:55 Personal philosophy, opinions
  • [VA042 and VA043] 18:15 Government, taxes, farming, politicians
  • 23:00 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 1698-S2).
  • Content:
  • [VA043] 00:05 Arthur the Rat
  • 04:30 Tobacco farming
  • 07:30 Story
  • 08:45 Tobacco farming; chemical use; acreage
  • 12:30 Tobacco curing
  • 15:55 Tobacco market, tobacco pests
  • 18:40 Family farm since 1906, beginning to grow tobacco
  • 25:15 Dairy farming
  • 32:55 Tape end

Details

Fieldworker
Huizenga, Sharon
Date
  • 1970
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
Places
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