Audio Recordings Conversation with 77 year old male, Newport, Rhode island

Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Clinton, Cook E.
Kirwin, W. J., Jr.
Kirwin, W. J., Sr.
Dates 1958
Location Newport
Rhode Island
United States
Language English
Subjects Climbing Plants
Dialects
English Language
Flower Gardening
Interviews
Language
Massachusetts
Men
Newport
Rhode Island
Roses
Title
Conversation with 77 year old male, Newport, Rhode island
Contributor Names
Kirwin, W. J., Jr. (Collector)
Kirwin, W. J., Sr. (Interviewer)
Clinton, Cook E. (Speaker)
Kirwin, W. J., Jr. (Interviewer)
Created / Published
June 1958
Subject Headings
-  English language--Dialects--Massachusetts
-  Men--Rhode Island--Newport--Language
-  Flower gardening--Rhode Island
-  Climbing plants--Rhode Island
-  Roses--Rhode Island
-  Interviews
-  United States -- Rhode Island -- Newport
Genre
Interviews
Notes
-  For rights information contact the collector’s institution: Memorial University of Newfoundland. St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada
-  77 year old Anglo-Saxon male. Childhood in Mansfield, MA, lived in Newport RI beginning since age 20. Delivery man and manager of wholesale ice cream business.
-  Discusses care of climbing roses and hybrid plants and a reading of a C. K. Thomas passage.
Medium
Audio tape; 10.5” reel, 7.5 ips; duration: 5:12
Call Number
AFC 1986/022: AFS 24,329 b01
Source Collection
Center for Applied Linguistics Collection (AFC 1986/022)
Repository
American Folklife Center
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.afc/afc1986022.sr31b01


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