Whitestone (New York, N.Y.) | Neighborhoods

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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.
Date: Time Period: 1988 - 2017
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:34008
Description: Patricia spoke about how they were able to purchase a house in Whitestone. They were able to get a cheap price since back then, the rent was still affordable. She also talks about how the neighborhood ... More
Date: Time Period: 1988 - 2017
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:34005
Description: Patricia spoke about how she is going to cherish the memories she had when she was in the neighborhood. In this neighborhood, the neighbors take care of other neighbors. She also spoke about how the c ... More
Date: Time Period: 1988
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:34009
Description: Patricia talks about when she and her first husband bought a house in Whitestone in 1988, and how they had some financial issue afterwards and had to sell it in 1998; she divorced her ex-husband few y ... More
Date: Time Period: 1964 - 2017
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:34010
Description: Patricia Brintle is long-term residents of Jackson Heights and Whitestone. In the interview, she discussed about the times when she lived in Jackson Heights and Whitestone and how everything started t ... More
Date: Time Period: 1935 - 2015
Subject: Neighborhoods
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:22071
Description: Marie Hinners discusses diversity in Whitestone and how her usage of the word "meshuggeneh" baffled a new friend on a cruise.
Date: Time Period: 1935 - 2015
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:22140
Description: Marie Hinners discusses the identity of towns, their connection to their names and the protestation of the post office attempting to group Queens into one of three areas ; Flushing Long ,Island city o ... More
Date: Time Period: 1935 - 2015
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:22060
Description: Marie Hinners grew up in Whitestone, New York and still lives in the same neighborhood where she grew up with her five siblings and later raised her own five children. In the interview Marie speaks ab ... More
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