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DARE Interview : Port Clinton, Ohio; Primary Informant OH068

  • 1968
Dictionary of American Regional English
  • Informant Data:
  • OH068: White; male; age: 67 (old); education: college; community type: village
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: OH068 (3:16)
  • Full Interview (Tape 1255-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:25 Arthur the Rat
  • 03:50 Family history—six generations of father's family—marriages, children, military service, slave holding, land purchase. Story of mother's relative b. 1490 in England
  • 14:40 Johnson's Island—Confederate prison
  • 16:10 Battle of Lake Erie—Commodore Perry
  • 18:00 Local lighthouses—Marblehead
  • 20:45 Lake Erie—description, difference between Erie and Huron, proposed dredging in Michigan with sludge to be dumped into Lake Erie, attempts being made to stop the dredging
  • 31:45 Tape end
  1. Arthur the Rat

  2. Full Interview

Publication Details

Clark, Tom
Dictionary of American Regional English
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