DARE Interview : Centralia, Pennsylvania; Primary Informant PA113

  • 1968
  • Informant Data:
  • PA113: White; female; age: 59 (middle-aged); education: high school; community type: village
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: PA113 (3:08)
  • Full Interview (Tape 1395-S1). [Additional speakers: Informant's husband, Young male (age 16)]
  • Content:
  • 01:25 Arthur the Rat
  • 05:10 [Discussion of differences in pronunciation of certain words]
  • 09:15 Names of local ethnic groups
  • 11:00 Religion
  • 14:30 House party—defined
  • 15:00 Special food and drinks for Christmas
  • 16:30 Prank pulled on Fieldworker
  • 18:00 Polish food
  • 19:20 Italian food
  • 20:45 Informant’s preference for food
  • 21:25 Travel—Chicago, New York
  • 26:15 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

Details

Fieldworker
Hausmann, Robert
Date
  • 1968
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
For Staff