Joan Flowers interviewed by Marguerite Luizzo

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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: 1980 - 2014
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:20960
Description: When her children were school-aged, Joan Flowers moved from Queens to Long Island so they could attend public school there. She attributes their success to the suburban public school system. Her and h ... More
Date: Time Period: 1965 - 2002
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:20950
Description: Ms. Flowers emigrated from Jamaica, West Indies in 1965 and joined her extended family in Springfield Gardens, Queens near Springfield high school. There, she met her husband who was a neighbor. Her c ... More
Date: Time Period: 1930 - 2014
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:20959
Description: Joan Flowers discusses with interviewer Margo Luizzo, the Addisleigh Park neighborhood in Queens where she has lived since 2000. She talks about changing demographics and the area's former notable res ... More
Date: Time Period: 1930 - 2014
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:20951
Description: Margo Luizzo interviews lawyer Joan Flowers who immigrated to Queens from Jamaica, West Indies in 1965. Flowers discusses her family, career, and involvement in the community. She plans to run for a D ... More
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