Interview with Rose Kozani
Description: Rose Kozani recalls trying out for the Billy Rose's Aquacade team when she was a Jamaica, Queens high school student, entering the 1939 World's Fairgrounds with friends through a hole in the back fence; the Fair's Lucky Strike Pavilion and General Motors exhibit; and how the Fair shaped her perceptions of foreign countries and traditions. Transcript from oral histories conducted under the direction of Warren Susman in conjunction with the "Dawn of A New Day" exhibition at the Queens Museum of Art in 1980. Some transcripts may be incomplete or may not follow the interview verbatim.
New York World's Fair (1939-1940 : New York, N.Y.); Synchronized swimming; Swimmers; General Motors Corporation; Then & now comparisons; New York World's Fair (1964-1965 : New York, N.Y.)
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