DARE Interview : Carson City, Nevada; Primary Informant NV008

  • 1968
  • Informant Data:
  • NV008: White; male; age: 83 (old); education: grade school; community type: rural
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: NV008 (6:50)
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 1072-S1). [Additional speakers: Informant's daughter]
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Mining: mining activity in Nevada, cost-effectiveness of mining processes
  • 13:30 Mines in the past
  • 18:05 Economics of mining, gold value, labor costs, national economy
  • 27:20 International political and economic policies
  • 29:05 Economy of Nevada
  • 30:25 [Informant's daughter] Family
  • 32:30 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 1072-S2). [Additional speakers: Informant's daughter]
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Local history: account of a snowstorm in Virginia City and transport of food through mine tunnels
  • 03:55 Arthur the Rat
  • 10:45 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview 1

  3. Full interview 2

Details

Fieldworker
VanDyke, Patt
Date
1968
Publisher
Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
English
For Staff
METS