Susan McMahon, Full Interview
Collection: This recording is part of the Queens College Irish Studies Oral History Project Records at the Archives at Queens Library and is available in digital audio.
Description: [Full Interview] Susan McMahon, an Irish immigrant who came by plane by herself, grew up in a family of 11. She lived in Woodside and did housework in the city for a living. She then moved to the Bronx with her friends and came back to Woodside when got married. She recalls Woodside having a large Irish presence with bars and dance halls. She is an avid dancer because of her mother. Recorded for the Queens College Irish Studies Oral History Project. Only edited excerpts from oral history interviews are available online. For access to full interviews, contact email@example.com
Irish American families; Irish American older people; Irish Americans; Emigration and immigration
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