DARE Interview : Alturas, California; Primary Informant CA157

  • 1969
  • Informant Data:
  • CA157: White; female; age: 83 (old); education: grade school; community type: village
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: CA157 (4:30)
  • Full Interview (Tape 0136-S1). [Additional speakers: Fieldworker’s sister]
  • Content:
  • 00:15 Arthur the Rat
  • 04:55 Living on the farm as a child and pulling pranks
  • 08:20 Rocks with rooms in them where they played as children
  • 11:40 Traveling, local museum
  • 14:20 Violent crime against women, sex fiends
  • 18:10 Overpopulation, cities, space in the West
  • 20:25 Shopping and Reno—quite a sight
  • 23:20 Granddaughter(?) will go to school in Reno
  • 24:40 Going to fair with her preserves, needlepoint
  • 26:50 Daughter commuting to a teaching job
  • 27:50 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

Details

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