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Date: Time Period: October 22 - 31, 2012
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:21045
Description: Christine Martinez recounts her experience of the events that took place during Hurricane Sandy and after the storm, and what it was like growing up on Rockaway Beach.
Date: Time Period: October 22 - 31, 2012
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:20976
Description: Christine Martinez recounts her experience of the events that took place during Hurricane Sandy. The neighbors in Rockaway Beach banded together and made an outdoor campfire to make all the frozen foo ... More
Date: Time Period: October 22 - 31, 2012
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:21018
Description: Christine Martinez describes taking an early morning walk through the Rockaways after Hurricane Sandy to survey the storm's damage.
Date: Time Period: October 22 - 31, 2012
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:21001
Description: The interview takes place in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy as the interviewee Christine Martinez is getting her life back on track with school, family and her community. The interview is about the ... More
Date: Time Period: 2017
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:22114
Description: Carol talks about the major demographic changes in Flushing that she has seen and experienced. She talks about the increase in Flushing's diversity especially among immigration populations.
Date: Time Period: 2014
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:20953
Description: Flowers discusses demographics, areas of interest, and her hope for the neighborhood's future prosperity. Flowers' notices new restaurants are opening in the area including Pa-Nash and G's both on 243 ... More
Date: Time Period: 2013-2017
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:25389
Description: Mohamed's life changed in June 2013. Mohamed and his partner entered a cooking contest at a bar named ‘Players’ in Richmond Hill. ‘Players’ was located on 129th Liberty Avenue. The MC identified the g ... More
Date: Time Period: 2009-2017
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:25410
Description: Michael Crossox has lived in Jackson Heights, Queens for more than twenty-seven years. Michael believes that Jackson Heights is a progressive neighborhood geared towards the family life. Meeting other ... More
Date: Time Period: 2008-2017
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:25396
Description: Lost her job in 2008, attended “one stop workforce center” on Jamaica Avenue for a time after that. She said they provided excellent training programs in 2008 because of all the layoffs going on; howe ... More
Date: Time Period: 2008 - 2013
Subject: Friendship | Families
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:23181
Description: Daniel Agudelo discusses making many new friends and being able to keep in contact with them.
Date: Time Period: 2008 - 2013
Subject: Tennis
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:23177
Description: Daniel Agudelo talks about what sports he participated in after school. He also dicusees what he loves most about tennis.
Date: Time Period: 2007-2017
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:25519
Description: Eva describes the history of her life. She was born and raised in Columbia. Eva was in her second year of college when she immigrated to New York. Adapting was an easy process for Eva because she was ... More
Date: Time Period: 2007-2017
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:25512
Description: Eva’s mother comes from a large family which consists of eleven siblings. She notes that she’s not close with her father’s side of the family. Eva’s mother has six siblings living in New York and the ... More
Date: Time Period: 2007-2017
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:25522
Description: Eva describes the positives of living in Kew Gardens. She notes that Kew Gardens didn’t change much for the last ten years. She likes that Kew Gardens is a diverse neighborhoods The blocks in Kew Gard ... More
Date: Time Period: 2007-2017
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:25509
Description: Eva Roman was born and raised in Colombia. She immigrated to the United States in November 30th of 2007 with her mother. She has been living in Kew Gardens ever since she immigrated to New York. She c ... More