Audio Recordings Conversation with 67 year old male, Newport, Rhode island

Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Kirwin, W. J., Jr.
Kirwin, W. J., Sr.
Dates 1966
Location Newport
Rhode Island
United States
Language English
Subjects Dialects
English Language
Irish Americans
Language Surveys
Rhode Island
Social Life and Customs
Conversation with 67 year old male, Newport, Rhode island
Contributor Names
Kirwin, W. J., Jr. (Collector)
Kirwin, W. J., Sr. (Speaker)
Kirwin, W. J., Jr. (Interviewer)
Created / Published
Subject Headings
-  Family--History
-  Men--Rhode Island--Newport--Language
-  English language--Dialects--Rhode Island--Newport
-  Dwellings--Rhode Island--Newport
-  Irish Americans--Rhode Island--Newport--Social life and customs
-  Education--Rhode Island
-  Housekeeping--Rhode island
-  Language surveys--Rhode Island
-  Interviews
-  Reading
-  United States -- Rhode Island -- Newport
-  For rights information contact the collector’s institution: Memorial University of Newfoundland. St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada
-  67 year old male; Irish and English ancestry. Attended parochial schools, carpenter, chief public works foreman for U.S. Navy installation.
-  Reminiscences of life and family.
Audio tape; 10.5” reel, 7.5 ips; duration: 8:59
Call Number
AFC 1986/022: AFS 24,329 b02
Source Collection
Center for Applied Linguistics Collection (AFC 1986/022)
American Folklife Center
Digital Id

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