Websites for New York Mavens  

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Architecture..8 Fun and Miscellaneous..4 Manhattan..12 Staten Island..2
Art..1 Harlem..3 Nature..1 Subways & Railroad..1
Bronx..2 Historic Houses..2 New Jersey..1 Times Square..2
Brooklyn..3 Historical Accounts..8 New York State..1 Upper East Side..2
Children..1 Hudson River Valley..1 Political History..1 Upper West Side..2
East Village..6 Landmarks..3 Queens..1 Walking Tours..2
Event Listings..1 Long Island..2 Soho..5 West Village..4
Food..1 Lower East Side..7

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1. American Architectural Survey    Great site! Numerous images, drawings, etc. of historic New York and nationally noted buildings
2. Brooklyn Bridge: Wikipedia    
3. City Hall Historic Images    
4. Five Points    An excellent description of Five Points.
5. Five Points Archeological Website    
6. Historic New York Picture Album    
7. How The Other Half Lives    A web version of Jacob Riis' classic text about the poor of 19th century New York. A treasure!
8. How The Other Half Lives by Jacob Riis    The complete text, including many of the original illustrations.
9. New York Architecture Images    Images new and historic of buildings throughout Manhattan plus good commentaries. Also section on no-longer-extant buildings.
10. New York Heritage Digital Library Collections    More than 160 digital collections from New York State, via libraries, archives, museums, and other cultural institutions.
11. NYU: Architecture in NY/Self-guided Walking Tours    
12. Tenement Life and Tenement Photographs    An excellent list of web-links about life in the tenements. Includes vintage photographs, articles, and even the text of Maggie, Girl of the Streets
13. UK Replica Watches, Rolex Replica Watches    A website of replica watches
14. Weegee's World of Photographs: International Center for Photography    

Frequently I am asked for a list of my favorite New York web-sites.

Presented here are varied sites, broken up into categories ranging from exceptionally informative to somewhat esoteric (perhaps even eccentric).

Choose a category that interests you and enjoy!
- Justin
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