DARE Interview : Jordan Valley, Oregon; Primary Informant OR011

  • 1967
  • Informant Data:
  • OR011: White; male; age: 75 (old); education: some schooling; community type: rural
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: OR011 (1:44) [Incomplete, Informant translates a part of Arthur into Basque]
  • Full Interview (Tape 1321-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:20 History of town—description of town when Informant first arrived
  • 00:50 Sheepherding—description, location, types of sheep, shearing, branding
  • 10:25 Local handball court—popularity
  • 14:35 Modern sheep raising
  • 16:45 Origin of name of town
  • 17:10 [Informant tries to read Arthur the Rat; but he can't read]
  • 18:20 [Informant translates some of Arthur the Rat into Basque]
  • 19:50 [Informant sings in Basque and gives English translation]
  • 32:20 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

Details

Fieldworker
Goldberg, David
Date
  • 1967
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
Places
For Staff