Oral History Archive

Filtering by World War II back to all
Khonya Epstein
Author and leader of the Holocaust Survivors Group at Marks JCH of Bensonhurst
Frank Gurrera
Machinist at MTA's Coney Island Overhaul and Repair Shop and oldest active TWU Local 100 member
Anne Green
Memories of growing up in Coney Island in the 1930s and '40s
Yeva Novik
A 90-year-old Coney Island resident recounts her journey from Moscow to Southern Brooklyn
Esther Delgado
Growing up in Gravesend and going to Coney Island in the 1940s and living there today
Stanley Shapiro
Memories of growing up in Coney Island in the 1940s and going back four times a year
Deena Metzger
Writer, poet and healer who grew up in a Yiddish literary family in Sea Gate during World War II
Charles Berkman
Memories of growing up in Coney Island during the Great Depression and 55 years practicing law
Phil Einhorn
Grew up in Coney Island in the 1930s and '40s
Alvin Dorfman
1944 Lincoln HS graduate and former West Brighton resident