DARE Interview : Malden, Massachusetts; Primary Informant MA121

  • 1966
  • Informant Data:
  • MA121: White; female; community type: small city
  • Media Files:
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 0911-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:10 Family history
  • 02:50 Local history—businesses, development, schools
  • 04:20 Personal history—World War II volunteer work
  • 05:35 Local history
  • 06:10 Entertainment in the past, trips to Boston
  • 09:35 First radios, phonographs, telephone, electricity, gaslight
  • 11:25 Home remedies in the past
  • 12:20 Childhood jobs
  • 14:00 School in the past; YMCA
  • 14:55 Local history—industry, development, urban renewal
  • 19:55 Home remedies in the past
  • 21:30 Life in the past—dances, clothes, food
  • 24:00 Family history
  • 25:50 Historical events
  • 29:00 First automobiles
  • 30:55 Family
  • 31:15 Visit of President Taft
  • 31:55 Holidays and celebrations—Fourth of July, Memorial Day, Halloween
  • 33:10 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 0911-S2).
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Halloween, Christmas
  • 00:55 Visits to Boston, Boston neighborhood, urban renewal
  • 06:40 Young Men's Hebrew Association; local person
  • 11:25 Family history: grandparents, parents, immigration from Hungary and Russia
  • 18:20 Life in the past: shoes, clothing
  • 21:10 Jewish holidays, synagogues, Passover customs, High Holidays, Hanukkah, religious ceremonies
  • 33:10 Tape end
  1. Full interview 1

  2. Full interview 2