DARE Interview : Lake Providence, Louisiana; Primary Informant LA008

  • 1967
  • Informant Data:
  • LA008: Black; male; age: 54 (middle-aged); education: high school; community type: rural
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: LA008 (6:05) [Much noise (tape hiss) and distortion]
  • Full Interview (Tape 0580-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:20 Personal history
  • 01:15 Cotton growing and processing—cotton gin and farming in past
  • 05:55 Cotton gin—contemporary
  • 11:15 Cotton farming—contemporary
  • 14:15 Marble games
  • 20:00 Church activities
  • 22:20 Sport fishing
  • 24:00 Employer
  • 25:15 Arthur the Rat
  • 31:25 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

Details

Fieldworker
Rubrecht, August
Date
  • 1967
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
For Staff