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    Memory project celebrates Queens’ rich history and culture

    Natalie Milbrodt, while working on her master’s thesis, decided to create the Queens Memory Project to document and preserve the memory of ethnic groups in Queens.  “Queens County is the most diverse county in the United States, and, since other counties have their own documenting projects, we felt Queens should have their own as well,” Milbrodt said.  The Queens Memory project is collaboration between Queens College and the Queens Library.  “I think its great to have a digital archives of all the various ethnicities in Queens, since it strengthens our own understanding of these different communities,” said Oren Dayan, a freshman at QC.  The archive collects photographs and newspaper clippings…