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Constance Waters Collection

 Collection
Identifier: INST-2014-005

Scope and Contents

Materials represented in this collection include pamphlets, softcover booklets, and postcards relating to the history of Flushing, N.Y. Excerpts of two items have been digitized and are accessible on the Queens Memory Project’s website.

Dates

  • ca. 1899-1950

Creator

Access

Collection is open for research. Staff may restrict access at its discretion on the basis of physical condition.

Copyright

The Constance Waters Collection is physically owned by the Queens College Libraries. Literary rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assignees. The collection is subject to all copyright laws. Queens College assumes no responsibility for the infringement of copyrights held by the original authors, creators, or producers of materials.

Biography

Constance Heyl Waters graduated from Queens College in January, 1951. She grew up in Flushing, N.Y., and lived there from 1929 to 1951.

Extent

0.5 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

This collection consists of published materials pertaining to the history of Flushing, N.Y., and some of its prominent residents. Most items are in the form of pamphlets or softcover booklets printed by the Flushing Historical Society and other local organizations.

Source

Donated by Constance Waters in 2011.

Related Collections

Queens Memory Project Collection, Queens College

Source

Creator

Title
Constance Waters Collections
Status
Completed
Author
Processed by Lori A. Wallach, July 2013, approved by Natalie Milbrodt and Alexandra Dolan-Mescal, Summer 2013, Machine readable finding aid created by Dan Brenner, Spring 2014.
Date
2013
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

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