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    Date: 1980
    Language: eng
    Type: transcripts
    Identifier: aql:2279
    Description: Interview with former Billy Rose's Aquacade performer Ruth Morrow, who was 19 during the 1939 New York World's Fair. She recalls her work schedule, meeting her husband at the fair, the nightly firewor ... More
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    Date: Time Period: 1960-1980's
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:24521
    Description: Hall discusses his experience as a contractor in New York City. He did a project for the Ed Koch 10 Housing plan where he worn the bids for 7 buildings. He also mentioned the run-ins with the union an ... More
    Date: Time Period: 1940s
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:28987
    Description: Ida Budman provides details of working conditions in the 1940s. Workers could not even use the bathroom, except at specific times. These conditions resulted in many workers joining unions.
    Date: Time Period: 1940s
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:28988
    Description: Ida Budman explains a union organized work stoppage incident in which she played an integral part.
    Date: Time Period: 1940s
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:28989
    Description: Ida Budman discusses the early days of labor unions in New York City. One of her first jobs was at Lerner Shops (Now New York & Company.) It was there that she learned about the history of Unions and ... More
    Date: January 14, 1966
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:31737
    Description: Officers of the American Federation of College Teachers join the picket line in support of striking teachers at St. John's University's Jamaica campus. From left: Charles Cogen, national president, an ... More
    Language: English
    Identifier: aql:311
    Description: This small collection consists almost exclusively of printed data such as the above, issued by the local. One of its strong features is that it includes virtually every issue of NEWS AND NOTES, a news ... More
    Language: English
    Identifier: aql:312
    Description: This collection contains the contracts between the union and the Queens Borough Public Library and a small amount of correspondence related to employee issues.
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