DARE Interview : Gettysburg, Pennsylvania; Primary Informant PA202

  • 1969
  • Informant Data:
  • PA202: White; male; age: 69 (old); education: college; community type: village
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: PA202 (3:10)
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 1438-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:20 Arthur the Rat
  • 03:35 Job history—Informant is mayor—description of weak mayor government
  • 04:35 Jenny Wade museum—history
  • 06:45 Hall of Presidents-described
  • 08:15 History of Battle of Gettysburg
  • 12:20 History and description of Gettysburg College
  • 14:45 Military service—Informant was stationed in Pennsylvania and Washington, D.C.
  • 19:00 Account of President Eisenhower visiting Informant’s home and speaking in town
  • 25:20 Transportation—trolley cars, trains—uses
  • 28:05 Local military training
  • 28:45 Celebrations—50th and 75th anniversaries of Battle of Gettysburg
  • 32:00 Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address
  • 32:35 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 1438-S2).
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address
  • 00:50 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview 1

  3. Full interview 2