Jamaica (New York, N.Y.)
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    Date: November 9, 1972
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:31716
    Description: Wielding a shovelful of dirt in groundbreaking ceremonies for the new Jamaica Hospital expansion, New York City Mayor John V. Lindsay (center) appears willing to get his hands dirty, while Queens Boro ... More
    Date: November 8, 1963
    Subject: Floods | Streets
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:31285
    Description: This view looks southeast along 167th Street, between 115th and 116th Avenues, showing deep water flooding the street after a storm. The dark brick building on the right is P.S. 140.
    Authors: William J. Rugen
    Date: August 8, 1937
    Type: black and white negative; black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:15625
    Description: The Long Island Rail Road's PRR K-4S Engine #3741 and passenger train are seen here at Union Hall Station in Jamaica.
    Date: November 6, 1971
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:31722
    Description: Gertz president Paul Dowd (third from right) cuts a ceremonial ribbon at the opening of the store's new parking garage at Archer Avenue and New York Boulevard (now Guy R. Brewer Boulevard). Holding th ... More
    Authors: Bob Trabold
    Date: December 5, 2011
    Subject: Portraits | Trabold, Bob
    Type: digital image
    Identifier: aql:16133
    Description: Robert (Bob) Trabold is a highly educated activist who has returned to his childhood home in Jamaica after a 30-year absence.
    Date: May 5, 1975
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:31926
    Description: A police officer stands over men working to repair a hole in the roadway of Jamaica Avenue, after it collapsed during a heavy rainstorm.
    Date: December 5, 1975
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:31824
    Description: Queens Borough President Donald Manes and an unidentified man hold an acetylene torch to a support pillar of the IND Jamaica Avenue elevated line, in front of the Gertz store at 162-10 Jamaica Avenue. ... More
    Date: October 5, 1972
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:31560
    Description: LIHFE (Low Income Housing For the Elderly) Towers Apartments.
    Date: October 5, 1959
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:31293
    Description: Francis X. McGovern (left), the manager of W.T. Grant's, shows a promotional poster for the upcoming sales event to other members of the Jamaica Day Committee; seen left to right are: McGovern, Leonar ... More
    Date: October 5, 1951
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:31171
    Description: A crowd of shoppers wait inside the front doors of the Gertz department store for the big Jamaica Day sales event.
    Date: December 4, 1958
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:31251
    Description: Principal Jacob Raphael (at left) and Municipal Court judge Jenkin R. Hockert stand outside the new Thomas A. Edison Career and Technical Education High School.
    Date: December 4, 1958
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:31254
    Description: Municipal Court Justice Jenkin R. Hockert, the chairman of the civic committee that lobbied for a new school building, stands in the corridor of the new Thomas Edison High School.
    Authors: Lee, Richard
    Date: April 3 2017
    Language: EN
    Type: Digital Photograph
    Identifier: aql:21337
    Description: Color mural of Jam Master Jay right around the corner from the South Hollis Library in Queens. Jam Master Jay, also known as Jason Mizell, was the DJ of the South Queens based hip-hop crew Run D.M.C.
    Date: June 30, 1972
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:31639
    Description: A view looking west on Archer Avenue, towards New York Boulevard (now Guy R. Brewer Boulevard), showing the Gertz department store and the new Gertz annex under construction.
    Date: June 30, 1972
    Type: black and white print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:31753
    Description: The new Gertz annex, under construction on the northeast corner of Archer Avenue and New York Boulevard (now Guy R. Brewer Boulevard), seen from beneath the railroad overpass.