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1932 Nov.

Fuller, Virginia Van Husen

Virginia Van Husen Fuller (Danbury, Conn.), Levi W. Squires (Weston, Conn.); Wilbur Sturges (Weston, Conn.); Raymond F. Stiles (Southbury, Conn.); and Henry E. Monson (Southbury, Conn.): interview with Miles L. Hanley

Connecticut - From a series of interviews conducted for the Linguistic Atlas of New England to document New England dialects. Speakers include Virginia Van Husen Fuller (born in New Haven, LANE informant 8.1) discussing making donuts and crullers, memories of the Civil War, losing her beau after wounding at Chancellorsville and dying at Aquia Creek; purchasing baskets from Indian 'S... more

Linguistic Atlas of New England Records

1932 Nov.

Monson, Henry

Henry Monson, Edward K. Dean, David N. Gaines, Hiram H. Hayes, and Ida B. Parsons interview (possibly by Miles Hanley)

Connecticut - From a series of interviews conducted for the Linguistic Atlas of New England to document New England dialects. Interview with elderly residents of Connecticut: Henry Monson (Southbury, Conn., LANE informant 10.1) talks about muzzle loaders, hunting -- Edward K. Dean (Sharon, Conn., informant 19.2) born 1843, discusses Civil War and Hornings -- David N. Gaines (East Ha... more

Linguistic Atlas of New England Records