DARE Interview : Tarrytown, New York; Primary Informant NY059

  • 1968
  • Informant Data:
  • NY059: White; male; age: 68 (old); education: high school; community type: small city
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: NY059 (3:52)
  • Full Interview (Tape 1104-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:50 Arthur the Rat
  • 04:45 Personal history: born 1898 in White Plains, father was estate caretaker, radio studies, work on ships, employment at utility company
  • 10:15 U.S. history: account of events during Revolutionary War [relaxed, detailed, knowledgeable]
  • 25:20 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

Details

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