DARE Interview : Warrensburg, New York; Primary Informant NY088

  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

  • 1968
  • Informant Data:
  • NY088: White; female; age: 52 (middle-aged); education: high school; community type: village
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: NY088 (4:03)
  • Full Interview (Tape 1122-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:15 Bread, pancakes; they made sausage in past
  • 05:35 Hog butchering [partial description]; buckwheat threshing
  • 07:05 Water-powered sawmill is still in use
  • 07:45 Games; songs for games
  • 10:00 Home remedies [several given]
  • 14:35 Vegetables they grew in the farm garden, food storage, milk cows and chickens
  • 17:50 Joke about a minister
  • 18:30 Active in her church
  • 19:45 Arthur the Rat
  • 23:40 Tape end

Details

Fieldworker
Rubrecht, August
Date
  • 1968
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
Places
For Staff