DARE Interview : Gallipolis, Ohio; Primary Informant OH046

  • 1968
  • Informant Data:
  • OH046: White; female; age: 21 (young); education: high school; community type: village
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: OH046 (3:40)
  • Full Interview (Tape 1237-S1). [Additional speakers: Adult female]
  • Content:
  • 00:35 Arthur the Rat
  • 05:00 Account of bridge collapse at Point Pleasant—number dead. Search methods, reason for collapse
  • 18:00 Time of bridge collapse, number of survivors, rescue efforts, hometowns of people killed, reaction of townspeople to the accident
  • 25:35 Ways of crossing the river since the bridge collapse, story of two men who died crossing the river in a small boat
  • 27:50 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

Details

Fieldworker
Clark, Tom
Date
  • 1968
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
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