DARE Interview : Boone, Iowa; Primary Informant IA008

  • 1967
  • Informant Data:
  • IA008: White; male; age: 70 (old); education: home schooled; community type: small city
  • Media Files:
  • Arthur the Rat. Speaker: IA008 (3:38)
  • Full Interview 1 (Tape 0352-S1P1).
  • Content:
  • 00:30 Family history
  • 07:30 Family move by covered wagon
  • 17:35 Lumber area in Colorado
  • 20:00 Tape end
  • Full Interview 2 (Tape 0352-S1P2). [Additional speakers: Informant's wife]
  • Content:
  • 00:10 Colorado mountain travel by horse and wagon
  • 01:25 Family move back to Iowa, land purchase
  • 04:05 Crops raised
  • 05:20 Informant and family history
  • 11:05 Horse and mule driving in roadwork, Depression years
  • 21:55 Working as cowboy in New Mexico
  • 24:50 Breaking horses
  • 28:50 Tape end
  • Full Interview 3 (Tape 0352-S2P1). [Additional speakers: Informant's wife]
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Coal mining
  • 08:30 Bootlegging, home brewing in 1930s
  • 12:50 Family history
  • 20:10 Informant's military service in World War I
  • 24:50 National Guard service in World War II
  • 29:05 Informant's hobbies
  • 30:25 Tape end
  • Full Interview 4 (Tape 0352-S2P2). [Additional speakers: Informant’s wife]
  • Content:
  • 00:05 Informant's hobbies, rock collecting, gardening
  • 01:40 Smoking cigarettes
  • 04:05 Informant's military service in New Mexico
  • 05:25 Hotel ownership
  • 08:35 Arthur the Rat
  • 12:35 Building inspection, health laws
  • 15:10 Sewers and toilets locally
  • 17:40
  • Fieldworker comments
  • 18:00 Tape end
  1. Arthur the rat

  2. Full interview 1

  3. Full interview 2

  4. Full interview 3

  5. Full interview 4

Details

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