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Date: November 3, 2012
Type: Digital Image
Identifier: aql:20966
Description: Christine Martinez and her neighbors on Beach 91st Street all sustained property damage during Hurricane Sandy. Their fires at night like the one pictured here, would both cook their food and also pro ... More
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: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
Authors: Dan Guarino
Date: November 2012
Type: Digital Image
Identifier: aql:19134
Description: Neighbors gathered at Kate Willsen's home after the storm for hot coffee, phone charging, and to offer each other emotional support. "I was lucky," said Willsen, "My generator made it through the stor ... More
Authors: Dan Guarino
Date: November 2012
Type: Digital Image
Identifier: aql:18855
Description: Neighbors gathered at Kate Willsen's home after the storm for hot coffee, phone charging, and to offer each other emotional support. "I was lucky," said Willsen, "My generator made it through the stor ... More
Date: Time Period: 1994-2010
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:16070
Description: Ashini describes growing up in the apartment building where her family lived for most of her life. She was close with other children growing up on the same floor and often played with them out in the ... More
Date: Time Period: 1980s to 2013
Subject: Neighbors
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:19335
Description: Ramon Barrett describes relationships Laurelton residents have with one another and with their neighborhood including informal cooperative activities such as a shared contract amongst he and his neigh ... More
Authors: Ramon Barrett
Date: Time Period: 1980s to 2013
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:19331
Description: In this interview Mr. Ramon Barrett speaks of his experiences living in Laurelton, Queens. He speaks of his time as a block association president, the events that happened during his watch and the eff ... More
Date: Time Period: 1980 - 2010
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:20553
Description: Susie Lee was born in Flushing, Queens to Korean parents. She recalls her experiences growing up in the neighborhood in the 1990's. Because she attended school from 7th-12th grade in Manhattan, she di ... More
Date: Time Period: 1970 - 2011
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:20474
Description: Mrs. Mohan says she felt safe in her neighborhood when she lived in Woodside. She had a lot of Indian neighbors. The Mohans say they took precautions by not going out late at night. Now they live in B ... More
Date: Time Period: 1970 - 2010
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:20596
Description: Chris Shand works the 4pm to midnight shift at Flushing Hospital where his wife also works as a nurse. He grew up in Richmond Hill, Queens in a middle class neighborhood and later lived in upstate New ... More
Date: Time Period: 1970 - 2010
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:20493
Description: Since Chinese and Koreans residents have moved to the neighborhood, Hansa has felt safer where she lives. Geeta says her neighborhood is quiet. She greets her neighbors and knows them by name and face ... More
Date: Time Period: 1950 - 2010
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:20599
Description: Nilda Tirado and her sister Rosa bought their house in Waldheim in 1972. The had previously lived in an apartment. When they started fixing it up before moving in, her mother fell down the stairs and ... More
Date: Time Period: 1950 - 2010
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:20536
Description: Ms. Tirado has not considered leaving her neighborhood. She likes where she lives with her sister and mother because it is safe, has good transportation, hospitals-particularly New York Hospital, and ... More