DARE Interview : Madison, Florida; Primary Informant FL007

  • 1966
  • Informant Data:
  • FL007: White; male; age: 68 (old); education: college; community type: village
  • Media File:
  • Full Interview (Tape 0242-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:20 Area settled by cotton plantations in 1820s, Madison became county "site"
  • 03:20 Courtroom shooting in 1880s, role of area in Secession. Stronghold of antebellum culture
  • 06:45 Describes last surviving plantation mansion and its owner, customs
  • 10:15 Coming of above house's builder to area. Agrarian culture
  • 12:15 Tape end
  1. Full interview

Details

Fieldworker
Porter, Ruth
Date
  • 1966
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
For Staff