DARE Interview : Bay Minette, Alabama; Primary Informant AL031

  • 1967
  • Informant Data:
  • AL031: White; male; age: 80 (old); education: high school; community type: village
  • Media File:
  • Full Interview (Tape 0033-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:20 Family history back to 18th century
  • 04:10 Ancestor granted land by Jackson
  • 08:45 Ancestor went to France, knew Napoleon(?)
  • 10:30 Ancestor made general by Washington
  • 11:55 Grandfather a self-made man in sawmill business
  • 15:00 U.S. Civil War
  • 17:30 Ancestor who smuggled for Confederacy
  • 21:15 Family affected by war
  • 24:45 Early Alabama history
  • 28:20 Court history
  • 32:20 Tape end
  1. Full interview

Details

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