Websites for New York Mavens  

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Architecture..16 Fun and Miscellaneous..8 Museums..3 Subways & Railroad..2
Art..3 Harlem..3 Nature..1 Times Square..4
Bronx..7 Historic Houses..4 New Jersey..1 Upper East Side..5
Children..1 Historical Accounts..6 New York State..1 Upper West Side..4
Downtown/Financial Dist...3 Hudson River Valley..1 Political History..1 Vintage Photos..9
East Village..3 Long Island..2 Queens..8 Walking Tours..2
Event Listings..3 Lower East Side..5 Soho..4 West Village..5
Food..3 Manhattan..10 Staten Island..6

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1. BRIDGES OF NEW YORK: Photographer Dave Frieder    Amazing photographs of New York bridges!
2. Brooklyn Historical Society    Magnificent building, magnificent collections, and one of America's finest genealogical collections.
3. Captain Bob's Coney Island    An introduction to the rich history of Steeplechase, Luna Park, DreamLand and all the wonderful fantasy surrounding Coney Island.
4. Chinatown: A Journey Through Chinatown: Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Queens    Excellent site about Chinatowns in Manhattan, Queens, and Brooklyn with maps and photos. Even a chocolate tour! Intelligent commentary about Five Points.
5. Forgotten New York: New York Neighborhoods    Illustrated tours of New York neighborhoods. Great websites!
6. Forgotten NY    Fantastic series of websites with historic street scenes, neighborhoods, buildings, and oddities. You'll spend hours touring on these sites!
7. Fort Greene Park Conservancy    Nice site with good historic information. Great postcard images of Fort Greene Park.
8. Harbor Defense Museum    The only army museum in New York City - located in 19th century Fort Hamilton.
9. James Maher New York Photographs - New and Old    A great series of web articles interspersing historic and new images of major NYC landmarks. Wow!
10. New York City Building Department    A good source of information about individual buildings in all five boroughs. Click on "Certificates of Occupancy" for PDFs of original documents.
11. New York Heritage Digital Library Collections    More than 160 digital collections from New York State, via libraries, archives, museums, and other cultural institutions.
12. NYC Municipal Archives    Nice on-line photo gallery in various areas. Great research institution.
13. nylocations.com - Panoramic Views of New York sites    A remarkable array of 360-degree panoramic images of unusual New York City sites.
14. Park Slope (Brooklyn) Civic Council    The website for one of Brooklyn's oldest neighborhood civic groups.
15. Prospect Park Photograph Archives    Impressive historic photographs of Prospect Park, Brooklyn.
16. The Greater Ridgewood Historical Society: The Vander Ende-Onderdonk House    
17. UK Replica Watches, Rolex Replica Watches    A website of replica watches

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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