DARE Interview : Chincoteague, Virginia; Primary Informant VA052

  • 1969
  • Informant Data:
  • VA052: White; male; age: 69 (old); education: grade school; community type: village
  • VA052A: White; male; community type: village
  • VA052B: White; female; community type: village
  • Media Files:
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 1701-S1). [Additional speakers: VA052A]
  • Content:
  • [VA052A] 00:25 Raising and selling terrapins (turtles)
  • 07:15 Fishing with nets [no details]
  • 08:00 First automobile in area
  • 09:15 Raising and selling terrapins
  • 21:00 Cooking terrapins for sale, market prices
  • 24:20 End first interview, beginning new interview
  • [VA052] 24:30 Hunting ducks
  • 33:20 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 1701-S2). [Additional speakers: VA052B]
  • Content:
  • [VA052 continued from Side 1] 00:05 Duck hunting
  • 02:55 Treats and candies in childhood
  • 03:40 Hunting, hunting regulations and wardens, hunting accounts, game wardens
  • 17:00 End first interview, beginning new interview
  • [VA052B] 17:05 Personal history, life in the past
  • 27:20 Superstitions held by people in the past
  • 29:05 Mother's personal history and education
  • 30:35 Removal of warts with a spell
  • 33:00 Tape end
  1. Full interview 1

  2. Full interview 2

Details

Fieldworker
Huizenga, Sharon
Date
  • 1969
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
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