DARE Interview : Halifax, North Carolina; Primary Informant NC016

  • 1966
  • Informant Data:
  • NC016: White; female; age: 82 (old); education: high school; community type: rural
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: NC016 (4:04)
  • Full Interview (Tape 0946-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:20 Local history: town moved 19th century, Revolutionary War period
  • 06:25 Her house is tavern building from before 1743; family history
  • 10:25 Local history: Revolutionary War period; U.S. Civil War period
  • 16:00 Family history
  • 16:40 Local history
  • 17:30 Construction and ornamentation in her house (old tavern building); buildings on family property, family history
  • 22:40 Local history: old homes, electricity installation in town, courthouses, river ferry
  • 24:25 Arthur the Rat
  • 28:25 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

Details

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