Amusements | New York World's Fair (1939-1940 : New York, N.Y.) | Helene and Stanley Schlesinger interviewed by Tess Hartman

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Date: Time Period: 1920-2011
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:16087
Description: Helene Schlesinger describes attending the 1939 New York World's Fair as a child. She recalls how the site of the fair used to be a garbage dump. She remembers the trains coming in from Kew Gardens, a ... More
Date: Time Period: 1920-2001
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:16088
Description: Helene Schlesinger remembers a great many details about the 1939 World's Fair, which she attended frequently as an eight-year-old child. She would take the train to the fair from Kew Gardens with her ... More
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