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Date: October 8, 1957
Type: black and white print; digital image
Identifier: aql:31282
Description: At left, Gertz vice-president Harold Mehran points out new Ford automobile to M.L. Schoff, the manager of Montgomery Ward. The car is to be given away during the Jamaica Days sales event. Mr. Mehran i ... More
Date: July 4, 1960
Type: black and white print; digital image
Identifier: aql:31084
Description: Members of the Port Washington volunteer fire department compete in an event at the Hempstead Annual Invitational Fire Tournament.
Date: September 26, 1914
Subject: Contests
Type: Digital Image
Identifier: aql:17683
Description: The day before the first Bayside Day in 1914, the Van Siclen Grocery Store held a homemade bread baking contest. This advertisement states that the winners received sacks of flour depending on where t ... More
Authors: Siu-Kee Yip
Date: October 23, 2009
Subject: Contests | Poetry
Type: Poem
Identifier: aql:29010
Description: Siu-kee Yip's poem about the year of the cow was nominated and chosen during the 16th poetry contest by NYCCAA in 2009.
Date: July 20, 1959
Subject: Firefighters | Contests
Type: black and white print; digital image
Identifier: aql:32740
Description: A large crowd of spectators watch members of the Wantagh Volunteer Fire department compete at the 6th Battalion Fire Tournament.
Date: 1980
Language: eng
Type: transcripts
Identifier: aql:2274
Description: The Kaplans were awarded a Plymouth car at the 1939-1940 New York World's Fair as winners of a limerick contest. Daughter Marilyn recalls various food related pavilions, the cleanliness of the fairgro ... More
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Authors: Edward Wendell
Date: 1963 - 1964
Type: Digital image
Identifier: aql:16224
Description: Starting line of the Woodhaven diaper derby, organized by the Woodhaven Post #118 of the American Legion.
Authors: Edward Wendell
Date: 1963 - 1964
Type: Digital image
Identifier: aql:16227
Description: Rules for a Diaper Derby (a crawling contest for babies) organized by the Woodhaven Post #118 of the American Legion.
Authors: Edward Wendell
Date: 1963 - 1964
Type: Digital image
Identifier: aql:16229
Description: Parents encourage their young children to compete at the Diaper Derby organized by the American Legion Post 118 in Woodhaven.
Date: 1955
Type: Digital image
Identifier: aql:20831
Description: Page from childhood scrapbook of Marilyn Reichstein, nee Albin. Reichstein grew up in Flushing and went on to become a professional graphic designer. This page includes a letter from the Girl Scout Co ... More
Date: 1953
Type: Digital image
Identifier: aql:20851
Description: This bulletin of the Flushing Jewish Center (dated May 29th, 1953) is part of the childhood scrapbook of Marilyn Reichstein, nee Albin. Reichstein circled the notice on the inside of the bulletin (bot ... More
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Date: 1953
Type: Digital image
Identifier: aql:20837
Description: Letter from the Girl Scout Council of Greater New York to Marilyn Reichstein, nee Albin, informing her that her painting "Still Life" was selected as one of 50 to be exhibited at the Washington Square ... More
Date: 1953
Type: Digital image
Identifier: aql:20865
Description: Marilyn Reichstein, nee Albin, is presented with first prize for her oil painting "Still Life" in the 12-14 year age group at the Washington Square Outdoor Art Exhibit in 1953. She is pictured with El ... More
Date: Time Period: 1953.0
Subject: Art | Contests | Artists | Girl Scouts
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:20620
Description: Eventually becoming an artist and musician, Marilyn Reichstein grew up taking painting and music lessons. Through the Girl Scouts she submitted paintings to art contests, and won prizes. Marilyn revie ... More
Authors: unknown
Date: 1940
Type: Black and white photograph
Identifier: aql:26351
Description: 1939-40 NY World's Fair - Amusement Area - Women audition for Billy Rose's Aquacade, Billy Rose and Eleanor Holm walk through as judges.