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Manuscript/Mixed Material Interview and multiple reading samples, Michigan (Transcript)

About this Item


  • Interview and multiple reading samples, Michigan (Transcript)


  • Unidentified (Speaker)
  • Kingsbury, Stewart A. (Collector)
  • Morth, Fred (Speaker)

Created / Published

  • Unknown


  • -  Interviews
  • -  English language--Dialects--Michigan--Wakefield
  • -  Teachers--Michigan--Wakefield--Language
  • -  English language--Dialects--Michigan--Ironwood
  • -  Italian Americans--Michigan--Ironwood
  • -  English language--Dialects--Michigan--Herman
  • -  English language--Dialects--Michigan
  • -  Language surveys--Michigan
  • -  English language--Dialects--Michigan--Bessemer
  • -  Finnish Americans--Michigan
  • -  English language--Dialects--Michigan--Cedarville
  • -  Swedish Americans--Michigan--Cedarville
  • -  English language--Dialects--Wisconsin--Niagara
  • -  Electricians--Michigan--Language
  • -  Aircraft carriers--Flight decks--Anecdotes
  • -  Danger perception
  • -  Veterans--Michigan--Language
  • -  Food poisoning--Michigan--Anecdotes
  • -  Restaurants--Michigan--Anecdotes
  • -  Funeral rites and ceremonies--Michigan
  • -  Mistaken identity--Michigan--Anecdotes
  • -  Wake services--Michigan--Anecdotes
  • -  Funerals--Michigan--Anecdotes
  • -  Joking--Michigan
  • -  Wrong-way driving--Michigan--Anecdotes
  • -  Transcripts
  • -  Reading sample
  • -  Narratives
  • -  Reading
  • -  Personal narratives
  • -  United States -- Michigan


  • Interviews
  • Narratives
  • Reading
  • Personal narratives
  • Transcripts


  • -  For rights information contact the collector’s institution: Northern Michigan University. Marquette, MI
  • -  There are 14 audio recordings related to this transcription. They are identified in the Related Digital Items section below. Detailed bibliographic information pertaining to each of those may be obtained by opening the audio links.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • AFC 1986/022: AFS 24,311, folder 21

Source Collection

  • Center for Applied Linguistics Collection (AFC 1986/022)


  • American Folklife Center

Digital Id

Online Format

  • online text
  • pdf
  • image

IIIF Presentation Manifest

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Credit line
Center for Applied Linguistics collection (AFC 1986/022), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress.

Cite This Item

Citations are generated automatically from bibliographic data as a convenience, and may not be complete or accurate.

Chicago citation style:

Unidentified, Stewart A Kingsbury, and Fred Morth. Interview and multiple reading samples, Michigan Transcript. [Unknown] Manuscript/Mixed Material.

APA citation style:

Unidentified, Kingsbury, S. A. & Morth, F. Interview and multiple reading samples, Michigan Transcript. [Unknown] [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

Unidentified, Stewart A Kingsbury, and Fred Morth. Interview and multiple reading samples, Michigan Transcript. [Unknown] Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.