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Title:

Paul Kerzner, Second Full Interview

Creator:

Paul Kerzner interviewed by Grace Sullivan and Chia-Yin Leslie Tu

Date:

Time Period: 1950-2013

Description:

Paul discusses his civic engagement in the community of Ridgewood. While riding the bus in the early 1970s to law school to downtown Brooklyn and seeing the burnt out neighborhoods, Paul decided he did not want to see this landscape crossover into Ridgewood. Paul discusses tree planting project, Con Ed's Renaissance Housing Program, the Greater Ridgewood Restoration Corporation, his collaboration with Rosemary Gunning, and the benefits of preservation.

Location:

Locations discussed: Ridgewood, Queens, NY

Type:

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