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    • Phyllis Frank Interview

    • Activists; Women's rights; Gay rights;
    • Phyllis Frank discusses her work as an activist for women's rights, LBGTQ rights and anti-oppression work at Volunteer Counseling Services of Rockland since 1974.
    • New City Library
    • Bert Dahm Interview

    • Airports; Airplanes; Quarrying; Lumberyards; Hardware stores; Schools; Shopping centers;
    • Bert Dahm talks about growing up in West Nyack, the traprock quarry his family owned until 1955, aviation and airports in Rockland County, his role in the building of the Nanuet Mall, and the evolution of the Clarkstown Central School District.
    • New City Library
    • Alice Gerard Interview

    • Archaeological sites; Archaeology; Women
    • Alice Gerard, a lifelong resident of Palisades, discusses the history of that community and her and her mother's work in local history. She also talk about her work as an archaeologist studying the controversial Glozel site in France.
    • New City Library
    • Peter Scheibner Interview

    • Archivists; Archives;
    • Pete Scheibner, Archivist for the County of Rockland, discusses growing up in Pearl River, then how he came to be the first archivist for Rockland County and what that work entails.
    • New City Library
    • Elizabeth Ryan scrapbook

    • Athletes; Swimmers; Swimming;
    • A scrapbook containing newspaper images, articles, letters, and ephemera related to swimmer Elizabeth "Pat" Ryan. Ryan was born in 1923 and grew up in Pomona, where her father, Dr. William J. Ryan, was superintendent at the Summit Park Sanatorium....
    • New City Library;
    • Gas Station

    • Automobile service stations;
    • A man stands outside an unknown gas station.
    • New City Library
    • Gas Station

    • Automobile service stations;
    • Inside an unknown gas station's garage.
    • New City Library
    • Doug Williams Interview

    • Basketball players;
    • Doug Williams discusses his life from his time growing up in Nyack to his career working at Avon and living across Rockland County. Williams details what it was like playing sports in the area, his family, and his college experiences. He also...
    • New City Library
    • Eugene Brown Interview

    • Bird watching; Childhood & youth;
    • Gene Brown recalls growing up and going to school in Upper Nyack, his family and home, his job as a camp counselor at the Montlawn Camp, and his love of nature and birds.
    • New City Library
    • Bird's Eye View of Haverstraw

    • Bird's-eye views; Cities & towns;
    • Looking northeast over Haverstraw, perhaps from High Tor.
    • New City Library;
    • Tom Sullivan Interview

    • Bricks; Brick industry; Police; Fire fighters; Fingerprinting;
    • Tom Sullivan talks about growing up in the village of Haverstraw, his family connections to the brick industry, his own interest in collecting bricks, his career as a Police Officer, and work as a volunteer fireman.
    • New City Library
    • Decorated Building

    • Buildings;
    • Building decorated (for a firefighters' parade?). This building stands at number 41 Broadway in Haverstraw (2018).
    • New City Library;
    • Robin Rosenberg Interview

    • Business enterprises; Lawyers;
    • Robin Rosenberg discusses growing up in Rockland, leaving and then returning to serve on the Board of the Garnerville Holding Company. She explains the conception of the idea for the Garnerville Arts Center. She also talks in detail about the...
    • New City Library
    • Sam Johnson Interview

    • Carpenters;
    • Sam Johnson talks about growing up in New City, his family, serving in the U.S. Navy, and various jobs he had around the County.
    • New City Library
    • Ray Eberling Interview

    • Childhood & youth;
    • Ray Eberling recalls growing up in New City and shares some Eberling Family History.
    • New City Library
    • William Debevoise Interview

    • Childhood & youth;
    • Bill Debevoise discusses growing up & going to school in a rapidly changing Rockland County in the late 1950s and 1960s. He reflects on how the changing demographics, specifically an increasing population, impacted the local landscape and he...
    • New City Library
    • Charlotte Eubanks Stokes Interview

    • Education; Historians; Civil rights; Civil rights demonstrations; Teachers
    • Charlotte Stokes discusses her life in Nyack and Orangeburg, detailing her experiences growing up in both communities and what different schools that she attended were like. She also talks about her involvement in the Civil Rights Movement, her...
    • New City Library
    • Bruno Cosentino Interview

    • Education; Teachers; School principals; Schools;
    • Bruno Cosentino recalls growing up in Sparkill & Piermont as well as his career as a principal and Director of Elementary Education in the Clarkstown Central School District.
    • New City Library
    • Dorothy Bromm Interview

    • Families; Marriage; Women;
    • Dorothy Bromm recalls growing up in Rockland, going out on her own as a sales person at Bonwit Teller's department store in Manhattan, meeting and marrying Jim Bromm, and various family stories.
    • New City Library

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