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    Authors: Saavedra, Walter
    Date: December 9, 2017
    Language: EN
    Type: Digital Photograph
    Identifier: aql:25596
    Description: It is snowing, and I have to enter in the Library. At least inside it is warm. I am amused with that person that carries a Christmas tree, and these girls that chat calmly.
    Authors: Saavedra, Walter
    Date: December 9 2017
    Language: EN
    Type: Digital Photograph
    Identifier: aql:25541
    Description: A train arrives at the Jackson Heights- Roosevelt Avenue Station.
    Authors: Saavedra, Walter
    Date: June 30, 2018
    Language: EN
    Type: Digital Photograph
    Identifier: aql:29050
    Description: I was getting out from a medical appointment and found out this group that was going to a rally for family reunification.
    Authors: Walter Saavedra
    Date: June 2, 2018
    Type: digital image
    Identifier: aql:29001
    Description: A Queens Pride banner hangs in front of the Post Ofice on 37th Avenue.
    Date: Time Period: 2017
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:21678
    Description: Adelina talks about the struggle Hispanic people face, especially Mexicans in this country. They work hard for their own success and their relationships with one another. Recorded in Spanish. / Adelin ... More
    Date: Time Period: October 2011
    Type: Wild sound recording
    Identifier: aql:23184
    Description: Daniel Agudelo created this sound recording for a sound production class. Daniel walked up and down Roosevelt Avenue between 72nd and 90th Streets in Jackson Heights, capturing the sounds of people, v ... More
    Date: Time Period: 2005 - 2017
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:21691
    Description: Raquel describes the interesting experience of being in a new country. This new experience of being surrounded with people from different nationalities and cultures allowed her to know who she really ... More
    Date: Time Period: 2005 - 2016
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:21696
    Description: Miguel affirms that his life has been actualized through much effort and hard work. He has become a person with clarity and purpose. He also says that since he has arrived in the United States he has ... More
    Date: Time Period: 2004-2007
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:25399
    Description: Neal describes the decision to move to Jackson Heights. After living together in Brooklyn and saving money, Neal and his spouse wanted to buy a home. They looked around Brooklyn. This was in 2006 – al ... More
    Date: Time Period: 2003 - 2015
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:19536
    Description: Thara Madathody describes the appearance and people of Jackson Heights where she owns a home. She especially likes Roosevelt Avenue because it is a public transportation hub and close to both airports ... More
    Date: Time Period: 2000 - 2015
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:19533
    Description: Thara Madathody is an Indian immigrant who moved to the US in 2003 after getting married. She never really had any ideas of what America was like. She learned about the World Trade Center in school in ... More
    Date: Time Period: 2000s
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:22154
    Description: Luna Ranjit talks about the start of Adhikaar and how it began. Luna lived in Staten Island before moving to Jackson Heights. She talks about how hard it was in the beginning of Adhikaar and how it gr ... More
    Date: Time Period: 2000s
    Subject: Neighborhoods
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:22117
    Description: Luna Ranjit discusses the different communities in Jackson Heights such as the Nepali, Tibetan, and Bengali communities. She also talks about how different restaurants determine the communities that l ... More
    Date: Time Period: 1999 - 2016
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:21679
    Description: Pedro talks about how hard was for him to get accustomed society's rejection of discussing topic about sexuality. He felt that he experienced this rejection while he when volunteered at a non profit o ... More
    Date: Time Period: 1998-2017
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:25413
    Description: Neal Stone is a third-generation Canadian. He talks about the important values of community engagement and contributing to the community he learned from his four grandparents as well as his parents. H ... More