DARE Interview : Westover, West Virginia; Primary Informant WV007

  • 1968
  • Informant Data:
  • WV007: White; male; age: 86 (old); education: grade school; community type: rural
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: WV007 (4:28)
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 1817-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:20 Arthur the Rat
  • 04:50 Family history, local history
  • 06:25 Local river in the past
  • 08:25 Family were farmers on land gotten from serving in Revolutionary War, U.S. Civil War
  • 13:15 He registered for World War I but did not serve
  • 13:40 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 1817-S2). [Additional speakers: Informant's son]
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Farming
  • 01:30 Local river
  • 03:05 Fences
  • 04:40 Fishing story, fish
  • [Son] 08:10 Possum, weasels, ferrets; hunting
  • [Informant] 09:30 Farming
  • [Son] 10:20 Homemade beer
  • [Informant] 11:45 Book
  • [Son] 12:55 Prank
  • [Informant] 14:05 Games
  • 14:20 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview 1

  3. Full interview 2

Details

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