DARE Interview : Georgetown, Delaware; Primary Informant DE001

  • 1968
  • Informant Data:
  • DE001: White; male; age: 62 (old); education: high school; community type: village
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: DE001 (3:52)
  • Full Interview (Tape 0231-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:20 Spring planting; running service station and then working for factory of some sort
  • 06:50 Changes in service station business as motors get more complicated—also worked on small and outboard motors
  • 11:30 Submersion in saltwater destroying outboard—how to deal with salt erosion
  • 15:00 Boat safety, what kinds of boats are best for inlet
  • 17:50 Tidal variation, navigation of river, Coast Guard inspection
  • 27:55 Round bottom boats and his small rowboat
  • 25:40 Arthur the Rat
  • 29:20 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

Details

Fieldworker
Rubrecht, August
Date
  • 1968
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
For Staff