West Islip Public Library

Oral History Project

johnstanton
John
Stanton
janekutkiewicz
Jane
Kutkiewicz
thomascasey
Thomas
Casey
agneskutkiewicz
Agnes
Kutkiewicz
thomashoran
Thomas
Horan
danielzawrucha
Daniel
Zawrucha

dorothybell
Dorothy
Bell
ethel

In April 1982, as part of the library's 25th anniversary
celebration, Ethel Morris and Carolyn Agenjo interviewed,
recorded and photographed fifteen community residents
who graciously shared their reminiscences of life
in West Islip as it used to be.

Click each photo to see a larger image, and
click each name to read a transcript of the interview.

To listen to the actual interview, choose a name
from the drop-down list and click the > arrow on the player.

edwineppig
Edwin
Eppig

williamgerek
William
Gerek
harryweinstein
Harry
Weinstein
elizabethmarkham
Elizabeth
Markham
Ann Gilmore

anngilmore

Jane Burns Warren
astridpulver
Astrid
Pulver
henryhaynish
Henry
Haynish

Page Created January 2004 - Audio Files added October 2007 Transcriptions by Cathy Mangiaracina, Kristen Masino, Kathy Alt and Melissa Angeloro
Carolyn Agenjo