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    Date: October 30, 1935
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:30958
    Description: At the dediation ceremony for the Queens General Hospital, Mayor Fiorello LaGuardia, at left, and Dr. S.S. Goldwater, the NYC Commissioner of Hospitals, at right, join in opening the hospital's main e ... More
    Date: 1980
    Language: eng
    Type: transcripts
    Identifier: aql:2292
    Description: Oscar and Roslyn were both seven years old at the opening of the 1939-1940 New York World's Fair. They recall the Fair's fountains, car raffles, and the impact of exposure to international cultures. T ... More
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    Date: Time Period: 1940's
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:22254
    Description: Richard Canning talks about the famous people he met in Queens like Fiorello LaGuardia. He talks about playing baseball with Whitey Ford as well.
    Date: 1939-1940
    Type: Black and white photograph; Digital image
    Identifier: aql:30365
    Description: Babe Ruth, serving as a member of the Worlds' Fair's Sports Advisory Committee, helped present the Fair's Souvenir Trophy to the New York Yankees. Mayor Fiorello La Guardia, Ruth's agent Christy Walsh ... More
    Date: Time Period: 1939 - 1940
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:18360
    Description: Dr. Hassan was 7 or 8 during the 1939-1940 World's Fair. He attended the opening of the Fair and saw President Franklin Roosevelt and Mayor La Guardia arrive in their limousine.
    Date: 1935-1947
    Type: Digital Image
    Identifier: aql:17656
    Description: New York City Mayor Fiorello H. La Guardia (left) meets with Judge Charles S. Colden. La Guardia established Queens College in response to a popular campaign led by Colden.
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