DARE Interview : Petersburg, Illinois; Primary Informant IL019

  • 1967
  • Informant Data:
  • IL019: White; female; age: 43 (middle-aged); education: high school; community type: village
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: IL019 (3:17)
  • Full Interview (Tape 0407-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:08 Community description, character; origin of name; Lincoln New Salem State Park
  • 02:35 Farming, benefits
  • 04:18 Problems, costs high, income low
  • 07:50 Harvesting corn with combine vs. corn picker
  • 11:00 Crop insurance, hail damage
  • 13:00 Soil in the area
  • 15:20 Role of the woman on the farm
  • 18:30 Her children's role on the farm
  • 21:50 [Gap in tape]
  • 22:05 Arthur the Rat
  • 25:24 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

Details

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