DARE Interview : Clarksville, Arkansas; Primary Informant AR047

  • 1967
  • Informant Data:
  • AR047: White; male; age: 68 (old); education: grade school; community type: village
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: AR047 (4:02) [Some distortion near beginning]
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 0056-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:25 Extreme weather in area
  • 01:45 Financial success, playing golf with a friend
  • 05:05 Farming as a child
  • 05:50 All of Informant's real estate—apartments, motel, garage, day-care center
  • 08:35 Lions Club
  • 11:05 Garage business in World War II—trying to make do without the right car parts
  • 14:15 Describes expansion of town
  • 19:05 New parks help his motel, more expansion
  • 20:40 Describes what it was like to work when he was young
  • 23:10 Expansion of I-40
  • 24:10 Local scenery
  • 28:00 Positive feelings about whole state
  • 30:25 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 0056-S2).
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Arthur the Rat
  • 04:10 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview 1

  3. Full interview 2

Details

Fieldworker
Rubrecht, August
Date
  • 1967
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
Places
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