DARE Interview : Houston, Texas; Primary Informant TX085

  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

  • 1970
  • Informant Data:
  • TX085: White; female; age: 71 (old); education: grade school; community type: large city
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: TX085 (3:07) [Traffic noise quite loud at times]
  • Full Interview (Tape 1664-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:10 Cotton Carnival
  • 01:05 Neighborhood, street paving, streetcars
  • 03:00 School in past
  • 04:15 First ride in car, oyster shell paved roads, local sights, Astrodome
  • 08:20 Port channel, monument
  • 10:20 Stores, shopping malls
  • 12:05 Seasons, hurricanes, weather
  • 15:30 Trees
  • 18:50 Arthur the Rat
  • 22:00 Tape end

Details

Fieldworker
Ruff, Dale
Date
  • 1970
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
Places
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