Reviews

Port Washington Library
Port Washington Library

Part of my talk for the Port Washington Library.

St. Mary's College
St. Mary's College

2009 lecture for St. Mary's College, Newburgh, NY.

Yonah Schimmel's Knish Bakery
Yonah Schimmel's Knish Bakery

In front of Yonah's, “a frozen-in-time” LES “relic” (Zagat). The second stop along the Yiddish Rialto.

Port Washington Library
Port Washington Library

Part of my talk for the Port Washington Library.

1/6

Photographs copyright Betty Sword, all rights reserved


"His passion for history opens doors to intriguing worlds"
-The Business Review 



"Versatile and effective in his well-craft presentations"
-Tuesday Evening Hour



"Del Valle is an extremely entertaining presenter. Too many historians have a tin ear for what's interesting. Absolutely the opposite with Del Valle."
-Trav S. D., Travelanche



"Thank you for a fabulous 'matinee'.  The audience loved hearing about the theatres and were enthralled with your slides."
-Tracey Simon 

Program Coordinator 
Lynbrook Library 



"The presentation was wonderful. Thanks for coming."
-Kelly & Linda
Genesee-Orleans Regional Arts Council.



"Your slide collection is truly impressive. 
Because of your presentation our annual meeting gave much pleasure to everybody who was present."

-Boro Park Historical Society"



"A charming, knowledgeable, and funny man who seems to know more about Brooklyn theatre history than anyone in captivity."
-Richard Grayson 
from the blog Dumbo Books