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    Authors: Steven Wolfe
    Date: 2016
    Type: Essay manuscript
    Identifier: aql:33683
    Description: Steven Wolf describes four movie theaters in Sunnyside in the 1950's; he gives their locations, describes them physically, writes what types of films each showed, and talks about movies he saw and inc ... More
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    Authors: Steven Wolfe
    Date: 2016
    Type: Essay manuscript
    Identifier: aql:33686
    Description: Steven Wolfe writes about the local shops in Sunnyside in the 1950's. He describes the candy store Bonowitz's, the bar Davey Jones Locker, Rogan's grocery, the A&P, Herman Hacker the butcher, hardware ... More
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    Date: Time Period: 1996 - 2011
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:18692
    Description: Jon and Georgina are both Caucasian American, originally from LA. They lived in New Mexico before coming to Astoria. Jon is a screenwriter and web designer, Georgina a writer and English teacher. They ... More
    Date: Time Period: 1995 - 2011
    Type: Text
    Identifier: aql:18774
    Description: Mother and daughter Shimin and Nadia Ahmad talk about how Qazi Ahmad (Shimin's husband and Nadia's father) set up TaxIntel on 30th Avenue. The business does income tax returns and also provides Intern ... More
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    Authors: Giedra Kregzdys
    Date: February 1994
    Type: Digital image
    Identifier: aql:17056
    Description: Newsletter of the Woodhaven Residents' Block Association.
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    Authors: Giedra Kregzdys
    Date: January 1994
    Type: Digital image
    Identifier: aql:17144
    Description: Newsletter of the Woodhaven Residents' Block Association.
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    Authors: Giedra Kregzdys
    Date: March 1994
    Type: Digital image
    Identifier: aql:17064
    Description: Newsletter of the Woodhaven Residents' Block Association.
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    Authors: Giedra Kregzdys
    Date: October 1994
    Type: Digital image
    Identifier: aql:17089
    Description: Newsletter of the Woodhaven Residents' Block Association.
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    Authors: Giedra Kregzdys
    Date: September 1994
    Type: Digital image
    Identifier: aql:17149
    Description: Newsletter of the Woodhaven Residents' Block Association.
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    Authors: Giedra Kregzdys
    Date: December 1993
    Type: Digital image
    Identifier: aql:17176
    Description: Newsletter of the Woodhaven Residents' Block Association.
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    Authors: Giedra Kregzdys
    Date: October 1993
    Type: Digital image
    Identifier: aql:17073
    Description: Newsletter of the Woodhaven Residents' Block Association.
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    Authors: Giedra Kregzdys
    Date: September 1993
    Type: Digital image
    Identifier: aql:17177
    Description: Newsletter of the Woodhaven Residents' Block Association.
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    Date: Time Period: 1988
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:34009
    Description: Patricia talks about when she and her first husband bought a house in Whitestone in 1988, and how they had some financial issue afterwards and had to sell it in 1998; she divorced her ex-husband few y ... More
    Date: Time Period: 1978 - 2011
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:18694
    Description: Frank DePaola jokes that the street on which his store, Sorriso Salumeria, is located used to be quiet until he got there. The businesses on the street, such as a bakery and liquor store, all support ... More
    Date: Time Period: 1962 - 2011
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:20514
    Description: Ms. Blunnie says housing in Sunnyside is still the same as it used to be, but many of the buildings are now co-ops. She says it's good to preserve the atmosphere of Sunnyside. Sunnyside was like a lit ... More