Oral History Archive

Filtering by seniors (older people) back to all
Anthony Wang
Resident of senior housing in Coney Island was born in Shanghai and survived the Cultural Revolution
Ida Rosenblum Gambrell
Memories of Coney Island in the 1920s and '30s
Charles Berkman
Memories of growing up in Coney Island during the Great Depression and 55 years practicing law
Leon Borzykowski
Leon Borzykowski and his daughter Barbara Brown describe the family's escape from Poland to Coney Island after the Holocaust
Galina Mogurova
Surviving Hurricane Sandy in Coney Island's West End
Cornel Chan
"The Elvis of the East" and founder of Brooklyn Chinese-American Assn. Chorus
Vivian Palo
Loved growing up and raising children in Coney Island
Harry Gans
Lived in Coney Island from 1938 thru early 1950's
Abe Feinstein
Photographing his Coney Island neighborhood for 50 years
Joseph Albanese
87 year-old remembers the Nickel Empire
Wendolyn Bundy
Retired teacher