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Oral History: Coming to America Onboard the Raffaello

Date: March 7 2017
Time Period: 1955 - 2017
Medium: Digital Audio
Run Time: 0h 1m 58s
Summary: Maria Fortino talks about her family's journey to the United States. She and her family traveled by passenger ship called the Raffaello. Her family chose to travel via ship instead of by airplane because it was cheaper.

Related Entities

Gonzalez, Stephanie (interviewer)
Fortino, Maria (interviewee)

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College Point (New York, N.Y.) (depicts)

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Queens Memory Project Collection at Queens College Libraries' Department of Special Collections and Archives (is part of)

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