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    Date: March 9, 1931
    Subject: Dwellings
    Type: black and white print; black and white negative; digital image
    Identifier: aql:9082
    Description: House on Vernon Boulevard, possibly the James Grant house.
    Authors: Julia Harrison
    Date: March 27, 1996
    Subject: Subways | Streets
    Type: color print; digital image
    Identifier: aql:2932
    Description: Heavy machinery is seen working behind protective netting in this view of the elevated subway tracks along Queens Boulevard during renovation of the Number 7 subway line.
    Authors: Anders Goldfarb
    Date: August 26, 2001
    Type: Black and white photographs
    Identifier: aql:28216
    Description: U.S. Post Office - Queens Plaza station at 24-18 Queens Plaza South, between 24 Street and Crescent Street.
    Date: October 23, 1930
    Subject: Bridges
    Type: black and white print; black and white negative; digital image
    Identifier: aql:8214
    Description: View on Vernon Avenue at the bridge. St. Marys Church can be seen in the distance.
    Date: March 20, 1953
    Type: Black and white photograph
    Identifier: aql:23749
    Description: 1952 Building Award - Exterior - Honorable Mention- Schaefer Brewery Warehouse - 5-46 46 Avenue - March 20, 1953 [Appears in Queensborough, December 1952, P. 55. Photo is Dated March 20, 1953]
    Date: March 20, 1935
    Type: Digital image
    Identifier: aql:16501
    Description: This black and white image was taken by a photographer for the Columbia University Teachers' College and shows precise detailing of the architecture of P.S. 1.
    Authors: Frank Carrado
    Date: 2012.0
    Type: Digital image
    Identifier: aql:20187
    Description: High rise buildings on Center Boulevard, seen from 5th Street between 47th Avenue and 46 Road. Photo was taken in 2012 by a local resident Frank Carrado. In the foreground, people sit on benches in a ... More
    Date: Time Period: 1990 - 2013
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:23198
    Description: Daniel Agudelo is a Queens resident of Colombian descent, He grew up and lived in Long Island City at “My Mother’s House,” a home for children whose mothers are incarcerated, for 7 years. He is also b ... More
    Date: Time Period: 1990's
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:34039
    Description: Orestes Gonzalez talks about buying and fixing up a boarded up house in Long Island City in 1991. The neighborhood had lots of "old timer" Italian and Irish, and there were the Queensbridge projects, ... More
    Date: Time Period: 1990's
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:34038
    Description: Long Island City was an industrial area in the 1990's and quiet on the weekends. Queens did not have much to do, Murray Park was desolate. He would often go to Greenpoint Brooklyn where there wa more ... More
    Authors: Frank Carrado
    Date: circa 1990
    Subject: Stores, Retail
    Type: Digital image
    Identifier: aql:20202
    Description: Looking from Jackson Avenue and 49th Avenue. Ranees Fragrance Outlet is visible with shutters down. At right corner, a damaged electrical pole with supporting pole can be seen.
    Date: 1984
    Subject: History
    Language: eng
    Type: Text
    Identifier: aql:49
    Description: 1 online resource (188 p.) : illustrations, portraits.
    Full Text: Full Text
    Authors: Don McCallian
    Date: 1981
    Type: Book
    Identifier: aql:22034
    Description: In honor of its one hundredth anniversary, this book contains pictures, newspaper articles, and written histories of St. Raphael's Church in Long Island City, New York.
    Full Text: Full Text
    Date: Time Period: 1976 - 2009
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:19998
    Description: One of Cynthia Horner's first interviews at Right On! magazine was with Michael Jackson. They were both shy and nervous people so they got along really well. His father asked her to come over to their ... More
    Date: Time Period: 1970 - 2015
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:19999
    Description: A lot of hip hop stars now have TV shows, which is a very significant thing in the industry today. Back in the 1970s, hip hop songs were just party music. Now it's a movement that has been embraced ev ... More