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DARE Interview: Queens, New York; Primary Informant NY055

@ University of Wisconsin Digital Collections


Informant Data:NY055: Black; female; age: 48 (middle-aged); education: high school; community type: urbanMedia Files:Arthur the Rat. Speaker: NY055 (4:50)Full Interview 1 (Tape 1102-S1). [Additional speakers: Informant's mother]Content:00:25 Flushing in the past02:20 Stores past and present03:30 Transportation04:30 Race relations in area in the past, schools08:05 Ebenezer Baptist Church10:00 Urban renewal, projects, effect on Black neighborhoods11:30 Flushing in the past—meadows, fields, swamps, stream13:45 Clothing in the past16:25 Weather16:55 Childhood games and play, toys25:55 Family cars in the past; milk delivery in horse and wagon27:40 Arthur the Rat [continued on side 2]32:10 Tape endFull Interview 2 (Tape 1102-S2). [Additional speakers: Informant's mother]00:05 Arthur the Rat [continued]01:05 Foods—family favorites04:15 Subways past and present06:35 Movies in the past07:30 Tape end

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