DARE Interview : Custar, Ohio; Primary Informant OH022

  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

  • 1967
  • Informant Data:
  • OH022: White; male; age: 61 (old); education: high school; community type: rural
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: OH022 (3:26)
  • Full Interview (Tape 1218-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:25 Arthur the Rat
  • 04:50 Personal history—location of birth, education, job history
  • 06:25 Travel—to California via St. Louis and Iowa
  • 09:45 Travel—from Los Angeles to Oregon—worked all summer raising hops for beer—from Oregon to Washington state to Canada
  • 13:20 Stories about fighting forest fires in eastern Oregon
  • 21:25 Travel—from Canada to North Dakota to Minnesota to Omaha and home to Ohio
  • 24:50 Military history, job history
  • 26:15 Farming—history, prices of seeds, health of land, efficiency of a combine
  • 32:05 Tape end

Details

Fieldworker
Clark, Tom
Date
  • 1967
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
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