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This Sunday’s Immigrant Voices Series @ Queens Historical Society

Sunday August 6, 2017; 2:30–4:30pm $5 Adult; $3 Student/Senior; FREE for Members The Queens Historical Society is organizing a series of talks associated with the Immigrant Voices satellite exhibit.  Executive Director of the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce, John Choe will be a guest speaker on the 6th of August from 2:30pm–4:30pm. John works every day to expand opportunities and empower those […]

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Patriotic Picnic on July 8!

Invitation to a Patriotic Picnic on July 8 at the Queens Historical Society The Queens Historical Society is hosting a post- Independence day picnic celebration on Saturday, July 8 from 1 to 4 pm. Festivities will include food and beverages, as well as performances ranging from operas to indie grassroots music. Your participation will help raise funds to preserve and […]

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Lecture on the History and Commerce in the Old and New Netherlands

On Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at 7pm, The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce (GFCC) and the Queens Historical Society (QHS) are co-hosting  the following presentation at the Queens Historical Society: The content of this presentation is derived from historical and geographical research and Dr. Eichenbaum’s 2016 visit to historic Vlissingen (Flushing’s namesake) and Antwerp, Belgium, also on the Scheldt river, a […]

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Jack Eichenbaum, Queens Borough Historian

Jack Eichenbaum is not only the official Queens Borough Historian, but also an original charter member of the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce.  Jack works closely with the Chamber to organize walking tours of Flushing and to promote all the wonderful history and culture in our community.  You can catch one of his many New York City neighborhood tours at […]