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Culture In Transit: Preserving Community History Across Queens by Maggie Schreiner, Outreach Coordinator, Queens Memory Many items that can help add to the history of Queens are sitting forgotten in apartments and basements all over our borough, potentially...
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Culture in Transit Events Library Brooklyn Public Library, Culture in Transit, Digital Public Library of America, history, John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, Metropolitan New York Library Council, Queens, Queens College, Queens Memory yetheart
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Access Our Archives Online! In a big advancement for local history research in Queens, the Queens Library has made nearly 8,000 of its digitized archival objects available online for the first time.  The Archives at...
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"Unisphere" Photo courtesy of Erwin Ma, 2013. History Library 2015, Archives at Queens Library, digital, Museum of the City of New York, Queens Museum, World’s Fair yetheart
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Queens Memories & World's Fairs New York City has had the honor of hosting the World’s Fair three times — and two of them have been held in Flushing Meadows–Corona Park! Now, 50 years after our city’s last...
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Inside the Whimsy Works “My daddy works for Walt Disney!” It was a great mixer line in the early 60s at the bus stop, kids’ birthday parties, or any gathering of kids for that matter. Instant, but...
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Jimmy Johnson and his Secretaries at Walt Disney History Library 2014, Disney cmcmonagle
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Celebrating the History and Recovery of Broad Channel and the Rockaways After Sandy To mark the six-month anniversary of Superstorm Sandy, Queens Library, Queens Memory Project and Jamaica Bay Lives!, a documentary project about Jamaica Bay, invited the community to Queens Library...
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03-07-2013 07-03-2013 No 1

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1 Comment Broad Channel and Rockaways after Sandy History Library Broad Channel, history, hurricane sandy, Jamaica, Jamaica Bay, Queens, Superstorm Sandy Mary Kearl
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