DARE Interview : Key West, Florida; Primary Informant FL025

  • 1966
  • Informant Data:
  • FL025: White; female; age: 66 (old); education: college; community type: small city
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: FL025 (3:31)
  • Full Interview (Tape 0260-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:25 She has teapot and a few other surviving pieces of an 18-karat gold Tiffany service that belonged to her millionaire great-grandfather
  • 06:10 Great-grandfather started as a grocery clerk, became a ship's chandler for the wrecking ships
  • 10:30 Shipping ice from Maine, playing stock market. Grandfather was a Penn-educated Army doctor
  • 14:50 Grandfather became an expert on yellow fever, became part of first Florida State Board of Health. Famous doctor
  • 18:25 Arthur the Rat
  • 21:55 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview

Details

Fieldworker
Porter, Ruth
Date
  • 1966
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
For Staff