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Title:

Al Rankin, Full Interview

Creator:

Al Rankin interviewed by Reshad Hai

Date:

Time Period: 1975 - 2016

Description:

Al Rankin - Full Interview: Al Rankin has been living in Flushing since 1975. He settled in the Carlyle Towers on Kissena Boulevard and has been there ever since. He is a part of the Northwest Chapter of the NAACP and the Democratic Club of Flushing. He recalls his time being in those clubs, the activities he was a part of. Al talks about being a teacher in College Point and then doing real estate. He gives his thoughts on the black community in Flushing and his predictions for the future of the neighborhood.

Location:

Locations discussed: Mississippi

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