DARE Interview : Wayland, New York; Primary Informant NY116

  • 1968
  • Informant Data:
  • NY116: White; female; age: 75 (old); education: grade school; community type: rural
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: NY116 (4:30)
  • Full Interview (Tape 1144-S1). [Additional speakers: Fieldworker's wife]
  • Content:
  • 00:25 Farming in the past
  • 01:45 Farm life in the past, stores
  • 03:45 Canning
  • 05:10 Soapmaking
  • 06:15 Homemade bread and butter
  • 07:10 Use of the German language when she was a child
  • 09:35 Embroidery
  • 10:25 Local factory
  • 11:05 Farming is more automated, acres in potatoes, unused land, trees
  • 13:45 Car accident
  • 14:50 Family
  • 15:45 Arthur the Rat
  • 20:15 Politics
  • 21:25 Farm life, family farm crops
  • 25:40 Horse drawn vehicles
  • 28:45 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

Details

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