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Date: Time Period: 2012
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:23179
Description: Zuzanna Tyszka describes what she is most proud of about her borough, and explains her belief that "real New Yorkers" are from Queens (or maybe Brooklyn).
Date: Time Period: 1999 - 2012
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:23171
Description: Zuzanna Tyszka reflects on the cultural changes that have taken place in Flushing during the years she's lived there.
Date: Time Period: 1999 - 2012
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:23170
Description: Recalling her immigration to Flushing from Poland as a teenager, Zuzanna Tyszka describes how she and her family adjusted to their new surroundings.
Date: Time Period: 1985 - 2012
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:23167
Description: Zuzanna Tyszka was born in Poland but moved to the U.S. at the age of 14, settling with her family in Flushing. She enjoyed growing up and attending school in the bustling, multicultural neighborhood ... More
Date: Time Period: 1950s -2018
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:33718
Description: alexander points out changes in Flushing, Queens and New York City. Talks about Queens College and how cheap certain things were.
Date: Time Period: after 1944
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:19377
Description: Carol Brock remembers when she and her husband chose their home in Douglas Manor. It had long been known for its beautiful trees and well-preserved buildings; it is now a landmarked community. Carol a ... More
Date: Time Period: 1923 - 2015
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:19381
Description: Carol Lang Brock was born in Corona but spent most of her childhood in Beechhurst. After graduating from Queens College with a degree in home economics, she began a highly successful career in food jo ... More
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