TranscriptPlease tell us your name.
And what’s your last name?
Julian Satate, have you lived in Harrison your whole life?
Where did you live before?
New York City.
But, you live here now?
[nods head yes]
When did you move here, Julian?
Four months old.
Ah, so when you were a baby, four months old, your family moved to Harrison?
[nods head yes]
Since you’ve been here, living here, what’s the favorite moment that you’ve had since you’ve been living here?
Like, going to stores and swimming.
Where do you swim?
When did you start going to the Y?
Since my camp went there.
Do you like swimming?
Are you a good swimmer? Can you, can you tread water?
I’m still working on that.
It’s hard, isn’t it? How old are you now?
Six. So you’ve been here more than 5 years and most of your life. Are you pretty happy with Harrison?
What school do you go to?
Have you been going there as long as you remember?
Actually, I had only one more school.
Ah, what was your other school?
Thank you very much. And, do you know, would you like to stay in Harrison and go to middle school and high school here, too?
Interview with Julian Satate from the Magic Box Oral History Booth located at Town Hall during the Great to Live in Harrison Day Celebration at Riis Park on October 10, 2016.
Magic Box Productions, Inc.
Harrison Public Library
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