DARE Interview : Hillsborough, North Carolina; Primary Informant NC062

  • 1969
  • Informant Data:
  • NC062: White; male; age: 62 (old); education: college; community type: village
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: NC062 (3:19)
  • Full Interview (Tape 0982-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:15 Local history: Cornwallis army in U.S. Revolutionary War
  • 03:00 Local museum—pre-U.S. Civil War period buildings
  • 04:30 Weather
  • 04:50 Skeet shooting and trapshooting [described]
  • 11:05 Amusement parks (small railroad rides); gunpowders—black, smokeless
  • 15:25 Community description, character, education
  • 17:10 Family history: father's work as physician (ca. 1890-1900s); transport
  • 20:10 Personal history: education, employment, thoughts about retirement
  • 23:25 Arthur the Rat
  • 26:45 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

Details

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