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Ashini Ganesalingam, Clip 8: Shopping Habits

Collection: Ashini Ganesalingam Oral History
Date: Time Period: 1994-2010; 2010-08-03; Interview recorded on August 3, 2010 Material: Digital audio recording made using TASCAM DR-07 digital recorder. Dimension: Total running time: 00:01:57
Creator: Ashini Ganesalingam interviewed by Natalie Milbrodt Identifier: aql:16074 ganesalingam_ashini_clip8

Description: Ashini describes going shopping at American chain stores for some clothes and going to Flushing, Jackson Heights, or even Canada for her Indian-style clothes. Her mother sometimes sews for her. She describes the concentration of Chinese stores in downtown Flushing and how that shifts to mostly Indian stores further south on Main Street.

Collection : aql:20455; aql:16061

Creator : Ashini Ganesalingam interviewed by Natalie Milbrodt

Date : Time Period: 1994-2010; 2010-08-03; Interview recorded on August 3, 2010

Summary/Description : Ashini describes going shopping at American chain stores for some clothes and going to Flushing, Jackson Heights, or even Canada for her Indian-style clothes. Her mother sometimes sews for her. She describes the concentration of Chinese stores in downtown Flushing and how that shifts to mostly Indian stores further south on Main Street.

Subject : Stores, Retail; Grocery shopping; Clothing and dress

Rights : Contact the Archives at Queens Library (718-990-0770) for research and reproduction requests.

Coverage : Locations discussed: Flushing, New York, NY Flushing (New York, N.Y.) Queens (New York, N.Y.)

Type : Oral history

Format : Digital audio recording made using TASCAM DR-07 digital recorder.; Total running time: 00:01:57

Identifier : aql:16074 ganesalingam_ashini_clip8

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Stores, Retail; Grocery shopping; Clothing and dress

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Contact the Archives at Queens Library (718-990-0770) for research and reproduction requests.


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