DARE Interview : Manhattan, New York; Primary Informant NY125

  • 1968
  • Informant Data:
  • NY125: White; female; age: 98 (old); education: college; community type: urban
  • Media File:
  • Full Interview (Tape 1153-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Born in Manhattan, private schools
  • 03:10 Education in private schools, entered first class Barnard college 1889
  • 05:00 1893 graduated, married dermatologist, 2 daughters
  • 06:50 Brownstone houses, tenements
  • 09:00 Ferries, cities
  • 09:50 Suffrage campaigns, political speaking, activism
  • 14:25 Transportation in the past—horsecars, elevated trains
  • 16:20 Education for girls
  • 17:50 Life in the past—her age—changes
  • 18:45 Women's colleges
  • 20:30 Encampment for citizenship—youth program begun in 1946 and her current interest in that program
  • 23:45 The world in the past and the world today, effect on young people
  • 28:00 Tape end
  1. Full interview

Details

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