Mary and Timothy O'Sullivan interviewed by Eileen Sprague | Emigration and immigration

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Date: Time Period: 1960s
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:18075
Description: Mary and Timothy O'Sullivan - Mary talks about her traveling to America from Ireland by boat because her family was scared of plane crashes. She talks about how when she arrived in New York she had tr ... More
Date: Time Period: 1960s
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:18071
Description: Mary talks about her first years living in Queens. She recalls her first job at an electric manufacturing company in Long Island, and talks about how she worked in the morning and then went to school ... More
Date: Time Period: 1948 - 1955
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:18072
Description: Timothy and Mary met at the Catskills Mountain. They were staying at a recreation hall and Timothy liked to dance with tall people so he picked Mary. Six months after, they got engaged and married. Th ... More
Date: Time Period: 1939 -2015
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:18073
Description: Mary and Timothy O'Sullivan talk about their respective trips back to Ireland. It was a long journey for both of them.
Date: Time Period: 1930 - 2015
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:18074
Description: Mary talks about how much she danced when she lived in Woodside. She tells a story of how she and her friends once found themselves dancing up a storm at the Queensboro Plaza train station in the midd ... More
Date: Time Period: 1930 - 2015
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:18076
Description: Mary and Timothy O’Sullivan talk about their respective journeys in immigrating to New York. Mary talks about growing up on a small farm on Ireland and coming to America by boat. She talks about all t ... More
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