Locations discussed: Woodside, Queens, NY; Ireland | Emigration and immigration
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    Date: Time Period: 1960s
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:18071
    Description: Mary talks about her first years living in Queens. She recalls her first job at an electric manufacturing company in Long Island, and talks about how she worked in the morning and then went to school ... More
    Date: Time Period: 1950s - 2015
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:18495
    Description: Susan McMahon came to America by plane. She came by herself to Woodside to her uncle’s at 58th Street by Roosevelt Ave. Her uncle’s wife Mary had a job waiting for Susan, doing housework in the City. ... More
    Date: Time Period: 1950s - 2015
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:18498
    Description: [Full Interview] Susan McMahon, an Irish immigrant who came by plane by herself, grew up in a family of 11. She lived in Woodside and did housework in the city for a living. She then moved to the Bron ... More
    Date: Time Period: 1930 - 2015
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:18074
    Description: Mary talks about how much she danced when she lived in Woodside. She tells a story of how she and her friends once found themselves dancing up a storm at the Queensboro Plaza train station in the midd ... More
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