Oral History Slice

Featured Oral History Interviews
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Yi Xin Tong (in Chinese)

Living in Gravesend, artist from China's Mount Lushan feels closest to home at Coney Island Creek

Mathylde Frontus

On growing up in Coney Island and founding the nonprofit Urban Neighborhood Services


Growing up on West 16th Street between Mermaid and Neptune in a cold water flat in the 1940s and '50s

Zinovy Pritsker

Musician and founder of a jazz big band recounts his journey from Leningrad to Southern Brooklyn

Johanna Gargiulo Sherman

Artist and Coney Island resident recalls growing up on Mermaid Avenue above Carolina Restaurant

Ronald Stewart

Community activist and resident of Coney Island for 50 years
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