Websites for New York Mavens  

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Architecture..13 Food..3 Nature..4 Subways & Railroad..3
Art..3 Harlem..3 New Jersey..1 Times Square..2
Bronx..3 Historic Houses..5 New York State..1 Upper East Side..2
Brooklyn..5 Landmarks..6 Political History..1 Upper West Side..1
Children..3 Long Island..2 Queens..4 Vintage Photos..16
Downtown/Financial Dist...2 Lower East Side..4 Religious..1 Walking Tours..1
East Village..2 Manhattan..9 Soho..1 West Village..3
Event Listings..4 Museums..1 Staten Island..1

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1. 1964 World's Fair: Disney at the 1964-65 World's Fair    A site addressing the Disney connections with the 1964-65 World's Fair
2. 1964-65 New York World's Fair Carousel    History of the Carousel at the 1964-65 World's Fair
3. Brooklyn Genealogy Information    Brooklyn Information: Genealogy, Immigration, Religion, Brooklyn History, Saloons and many other topics
4. Brooklyn On-Line    Histories and fun
5. Case Files of the New York Police Department 1800-1915    A New York City history website
6. Central Park Conservancy    walks, maps, pictures and e-cards
7. Chicago World's Fair: World's Columbian Exposition of 1893    Al right! So it's a little odd to note the Chicago World's Fair - but it was very influential in New York City. FABULOUS SITE!
8. 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.
9. Early Films of New York: 1898-1906    
10. Forgotten NY    Fantastic series of websites with historic street scenes, neighborhoods, buildings, and oddities. You'll spend hours touring on these sites!
11. Historic Districts Council    
12. Judaism 101    
13. Manhattan Timeformations    Interactive skyscraper modeling
14. Medieval New York    A wonderful student site that consists of a range of artices about numerous churches, plus Temple Emanu-El, the Woolworth Tower, the Kingsbridge Armory, and many others.
15. New York City Genealogy and History    
16. New York City Subway Map    
17. New York City Tax Photographs of Buildings    
18. New York History Info    history, pictures and e-cards too
19. Old Bethpage Village Restoration    
20. Roads of Metropolitan New York    Road and bridge information
21. Sunshine Theater: A History    From church, to immigrant meeting hall, to boxing venue, to nickelodeon, Yiddish theater, to hardware shop, to graffiti showcase, and an indie-rock playroom to hip movie theater.
22. The Unofficial JFK Airport Anniversary Page    Aviation aficionados will like the photos from JFK's past: Stratocruisers, the Saarinen terminal under construction, and a female air traffic controller in 1948.
23. UK Replica Watches, Rolex Replica Watches    A website of replica watches
24. Weegee's World of Photographs: International Center for Photography    
25. Why is New York Called "The Big Apple?" - Version 2    

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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