DARE Interview : Jamestown, New York; Primary Informant NY225

  • 1969
  • Informant Data:
  • NY225: White; male; age: 31 (young); education: college; community type: small city
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: NY225 (3:03)
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 1191-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:15 Low-income housing for the elderly in converted hotel building
  • 14:00 Race relations among tenants in the low-income housing, men and women in the housing
  • 17:10 Low-income housing in converted hotel building, tenants
  • 23:25 Local housing authority and the project's maintenance, new housing authority projects
  • 26:25 Conversion of the hotel to housing, heating, tenants
  • 31:45 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 1191-S2).
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Community description: population, industry, character of people, class divisions
  • 05:30 Ethnic groups in town: Black, Swedish, Italian
  • 12:40 Local industry, business, politics
  • 15:05 Arthur the Rat
  • 18:15 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview 1

  3. Full interview 2

Details

Fieldworker
Ruff, Dale
Date
  • 1969
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
Places
For Staff