DARE Interview : Charleston, South Carolina; Primary Informant SC005

  • 1966
  • Informant Data:
  • SC005: White; female; age: 86 (old); education: some college; community type: small city
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: SC005 (2:50)
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 1477-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:20 Expressions for parts of town
  • 01:35 Local land, land fill areas of city (past)
  • 04:55 Family
  • 06:45 Speech in Charleston; class effect on speech; regional speech
  • 13:15 DARE interviews; Fieldworker's college
  • 15:20 Grandson
  • 19:45 Learning to drive, driving test [1920s]
  • 22:05 Childhood: stores, food delivery, summertime, beaches, Army post on Sullivan's Island
  • 30:50 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 1477-S2).
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Sailing when she was young
  • 03:55 Relatives and local people
  • 11:20 Rice plantations in her family since 1600s; grains
  • 13:45 World War I food
  • 15:30 Butter, baking, ice
  • 19:50 Servant with the family since he was 8 years old
  • 23:20 Earthquake
  • 27:40 Arthur the Rat
  • 30:30 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview 1

  3. Full interview 2

Details

Fieldworker
O'Cain, Raymond
Date
  • 1966
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
For Staff