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The MobileBooth at Lincoln Center

Posted on Sunday, May 17th, 2009.

Although StoryCorps’ offices are located in Brooklyn, and we have a permanent StoryBooth at Foley Square in Lower Manhattan, this month the StoryCorps MobileBooth is in the midst of its first ever visit to New York City. A MobileBooth is an Airstream trailer outfitted with a recording studio that travels the country year-round collecting stories.

MobileBooth at Lincoln Center

Since our arrival last week, we have heard love stories in Central Park, long gone delis of the neighborhood, the first days of Lincoln Center, the busker beginnings of a circus, and the rise of the Upper West Side skyline. We have heard from dancers, opera singers, student scientists, accountants, lawyers, writers, composers, teachers, mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, computer programmers, unemployed people, nurses, doctors, therapists, trekkies, and many more to come to come.


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  • tell us more about the trekkies!

    Comment from mike d on May 21, 2009 at 12:27 pm - Reply to this Comment
  • Love the photo of the booth nestled among the azaleas!!!!! :)

    Comment from ellen baker on May 18, 2009 at 12:20 pm - Reply to this Comment
  • Tell us more about the busker beginnings of a circus!

    Comment from Whitney on May 17, 2009 at 9:14 pm - Reply to this Comment

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