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Date: Time Period: 2019
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:34036
Description: Orestes thinks there is both good and bad things about the potential Amazon HQ in Long Island City. It would be good for the value of the property he owns, but it would also stress the local infrascru ... More
Date: Time Period: 2019
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:34037
Description: Orestes Gonzalez talks about what Queens needs for the future, policies to keep it diverse, and improving the MTA.
Date: Time Period: 2018-2019
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:33871
Description: Tanzina really like the food at Sagar Chinese in Jamaica, Queens. She especicially loves the chicken lolipops.
Date: Time Period: 2018-2019
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:33872
Description: Tanzina moved to Queens from Bangladesh. She doesn't think things are that different in Queens. She thinks that here people spend more time with there families and friends because they are less busy.
Date: Time Period: 2017
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:26218
Description: Gary talks about his hopes for the future of the Queens. He hopes that Queens will become a more multicultural society where people are culturally sensitive and also accepting of other people's differ ... More
Date: Time Period: 2017
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:34007
Description: Patricia spoke about how neighbor were like and spoke about what ethnicity lives in her neighborhood. They all get along so well; she also talks about other portion of Whitestone shared with other cit ... More
Date: Time Period: 2017
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:34006
Description: Patricia spoke about how the houses in the neighborhood is starting to change. Back then, the neighborhood is filled with little houses, now there are starting to become like little castles/mansions.
Authors: Steven Wolfe
Date: 2016
Type: Essay manuscript
Identifier: aql:33830
Description: Steven Wolf describes growing up on 46th Street in sunnyside. He writes about his friends and some of the people who lived in the neighborhood.
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Date: Time Period: 2016
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:20093
Description: Allen Delarosa, an employee from the Greater Ridgewood Youth Council, speaks about his experiences on Myrtle Avenue and Ridgewood in general, going in depth about how both have changed over time.
Date: Time Period: 2016
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:20141
Description: Allen Delarosa talks about how bad Ridgewood was and how it has changed, as well as how much the Greater Ridgewood Youth Council has helped him in pursuing his career goals.
Date: Time Period: 2016
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:20124
Description: Arlene Hoffman shares her earliest memories of Ridgewood, and talks about her experience growing up in the neighborhood.
Date: Time Period: 2016
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:20073
Description: Beata Zalewski speaks about how Ridgewood has changed over the years and how more and more artists have been moving into the area. She also explains how the artists moving in has changed Ridgewood's e ... More
Date: Time Period: 2016
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:20109
Description: Beata Zalewski describes how she she met her husband, and why she decided to settle down in Ridgewood.
Date: Time Period: 2016
Subject: Neighborhoods
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:22142
Description: Catherine Gifford talks about the changes that she has seen from the past to the present especially in the Rockaway neighborhood.
Authors: Steven Wolfe
Date: 2016
Type: Essay manuscript
Identifier: aql:33683
Description: Steven Wolf describes four movie theaters in Sunnyside in the 1950's; he gives their locations, describes them physically, writes what types of films each showed, and talks about movies he saw and inc ... More
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