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Wally Rosenthal Oral History

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Identifier: QMP-0002

Scope and Contents

This interview covers topics such as growing up in Flushing in the 1950s; being brought up in a leftist/progressive home; civil rights movement activities he and his older brothers participated in at Queens College and in Flushing in the early to mid-1960s; and later activism in which Rosenthal was a participant.

Dates

  • 2011-03-11

Creator

Access

This oral history is open for research. Media files and transcript can be viewed and/or requested through the Queens Memory Project on Aviary: https://queenslibrary.aviaryplatform.com/r/5q4rj48t2t. For help using the site, contact QC.Archives@qc.cuny.edu.

Conditions Governing Use

Interview shared under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0). Users are free to share or adapt the material for non-commercial purposes, as long as they meet the terms of the license. See license details at https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0/.

Extent

1 Digital Files ; Duration: 01:21:36

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated to Queens College and Queens Public Library by Wally Rosenthal and Tess Hartman in March 2011.

Related Materials

Wally Rosenthal was a leader in the anti-war movement at Queens College in the late 1960s, which is documented in the Campus Unrest Collection: https://qcarchives.libraryhost.com/repositories/2/resources/57

Processing Information

Oral history conducted as part of the Queens Memory Project (http://queensmemory.org), a collaborative program of the Queens Public Library and Queens College to collect stories, images, and other evidence of life in the borough of Queens.

Creator

Title
Wally Rosenthal Oral History
Author
Annie Tummino
Date
April 2020
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Repository Details

Part of the Queens College (New York, N.Y.) Department of Special Collections and Archives Repository

Contact:
Queens College Libraries, CUNY
Benjamin Rosenthal Library RO317
65-30 Kissena Boulevard
Flushing 11367 USA us