DARE Interview : Mendon, Massachusetts; Primary Informant MA073

  • 1970
  • Informant Data:
  • MA073: White; female; age: 76 (old); education: college; community type: village
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: MA073 (3:32)
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 0870-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:25 Arthur the Rat
  • 05:35 Local history: settlement of the town, original town layout, park, early inn, boot shops, buildings, neighborhoods
  • 31:40 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 0870-S2).
  • Content:
  • 00:10 Neighborhoods, historical society
  • 01:10 Churches—early churches, church denominations, history of local churches and ministers
  • 08:10 Family history
  • 10:40 Town poorhouses in the past
  • 12:45 Restoration of the old houses by new owners
  • 15:55 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview 1

  3. Full interview 2

Details

Fieldworker
Zink, Joan
Date
  • 1970
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
For Staff