216-15 111 Avenue, Queens, NY
Tax Photo Circa 1940
Sometime between 1930 and 1935, Jack and Mettie and the family moved to Queens. They owned this house at 216-15 111 Avenue, valued at $5000. Jack's occupation was now "machinist".
Gladys worked as a policy writer for an insurance company, while Florence worked there as a typist. On the 1940 Census, Jack's annual income was listed as $1800; Gladys $884; and Florence, $780.
Between 1939 and 1941, New York City photographed every building in the five boroughs for tax purposes.
This photo of the house at 216-15 111 Avenue, Queens, NY is from that collection.
LEIER/NOWASKY FAMILY HISTORY