DARE Interview : Bath, New York; Primary Informant NY222

  • 1969
  • Informant Data:
  • NY222: White; female; age: 100 (old); education: high school; community type: village
  • Media File:
  • Full Interview (Tape 1189-S1).
  • Content:
  • 00:10 100th birthday celebration
  • 02:30 Moved from Albany to Bath ca. 1878, father worked for electric company, streetlights changed
  • 03:55 Friends, clothing
  • 06:15 Learned to play the organ in Rochester, went by rail
  • 07:30 Representing a wine company in Buffalo at exhibit, President shot [Pan-American Exposition 1901, President McKinley]
  • 14:50 Village in the past was very fashionable, local people, library
  • 16:40 Soldiers Home, Veterans Administration (hospital)
  • 19:00 Race relations, Black people in Bath
  • 23:10 Working in county offices
  • 25:45 Ageing
  • 27:00 First movie showings in area, Soldiers Home
  • 30:45 Tape end
  1. Full interview

Details

Fieldworker
Goldberg, David
Date
  • 1969
Publisher
  • Dictionary of American Regional English
Language
  • English
Collection
Subjects
For Staff