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DARE Interview : Harrodsburg, Kentucky; Primary Informant KY063

  • 1969
Dictionary of American Regional English
  • Informant Data:
  • KY063: White; female; age: 56 (middle-aged); education: college; community type: village
  • KY064: White; male; age: 54 (middle-aged); education: college; community type: village
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: KY063 (3:21)
  • Full Interview (Tape 0561-S1). [Additional speakers: KY064]
  • Content:
  • [KY063] 00:20 Arthur the Rat
  • 03:45 Local history—historical society, local buildings, immigrant settlers
  • 09:05 Family history—settlers before 1800
  • 10:50 Slavery; U.S. Civil War
  • 11:40 Stone fence construction
  • 12:45 Farming—horses, steam engines, wheat threshing
  • 16:35 Antique collecting
  • [KY064] 19:40 Tobacco growing, tobacco curing, tobacco sales
  • [KY063] 27:15 Alternative crops to tobacco, effect of cigarette smoking reduction
  • [KY064] 28:50 Alternatives to tobacco, cigarette smoking
  • 30:25 Tape end
  1. Arthur the Rat

  2. Full Interview

Publication Details

Fieldworker
Huizenga, Sharon
Date
1969
Publisher
Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
English
For Staff
METS