DARE Interview : Scottsbluff, Nebraska; Primary Informant NE007

  • 1967
  • Informant Data:
  • NE007: White; female; age: 62 (old); education: high school; community type: small city
  • Media Files:
  • Full Interview (Tape 0926-S1).
  • [Transcription available]
  • Content:
  • 00:20 Ranch life in the past, home, self-sufficiency, childhood
  • 06:35 Fourth of July
  • 07:40 Local history—early days before the town developed
  • 09:00 Blizzards
  • 11:05 Ranch life, hog butchering as social event as well
  • 12:55 Family history
  • 15:20 Local schools
  • 16:40 Local history, development, colleges
  • 18:20 Folklore about town's name, settling of the town on Oregon Trail
  • 20:00 Ranch life—blacksmith shop, dipping vat and cattle chutes, ranch broken up in the Depression years
  • 21:00 Husband worked for the railroad
  • 22:00 Local history, rivalry with nearby town
  • 23:20 Candy making
  • 25:20 Raising children
  • 26:50 [Goodbyes]
  • 27:30 Tape end
  1. Full interview

  2. Transcript

Details

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