DARE Interview : Brooklyn, New York; Primary Informant NY035

  • 1967
  • Informant Data:
  • NY035: White; female; age: 63 (old); education: high school; community type: urban
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: NY035 (3:26)
  • Full Interview (Tape 1084-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:50 Family history: stores owned locally by great-grandfather, grandfather, and father; family home
  • 03:25 Community life in the past centered around Dutch Reformed Church, social activities, transportation—trolleys, cars, wagons
  • 13:15 School in the neighborhood
  • 19:50 Social life in the past
  • 20:35 Food suppliers in the neighborhood: truck gardens, fish pushcart, stores, stores in the area
  • 25:30 Fishing
  • 27:55 Arthur the Rat
  • 31:20 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

Details

Fieldworker
Greenberg, Iris
Date
  • 1967
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
For Staff