Websites for New York Mavens  

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Art..4 Harlem..9 Manhattan..14 Subways & Railroad..1
Bronx..8 Historic Houses..4 Museums..1 Times Square..9
Brooklyn..8 Historical Accounts..4 New Jersey..1 Upper East Side..10
Downtown/Financial Dist...7 Hudson River Valley..1 New York State..2 Upper West Side..11
East Village..11 Landmarks..9 Queens..7 Vintage Photos..3
Food..3 Long Island..2 Soho..10 Walking Tours..8
Fun and Miscellaneous..4 Lower East Side..11 Staten Island..8

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1. Bridge and Tunnel Club    A fun photographic series of walks throughout all five boroughs of New York City.
2. Curbed: An Edgy (or maybe "Quirky") Real Estate "Blog"    Diverse and often intersting articles and web-links about New York neighborhoods
3. Forgotten New York: New York Neighborhoods    Illustrated tours of New York neighborhoods. Great websites!
4. Forgotten NY    Fantastic series of websites with historic street scenes, neighborhoods, buildings, and oddities. You'll spend hours touring on these sites!
5. 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.
6. New York City Walk    New Yorker, Caleb Smith's photographic walks through Manhattan. "Chock Full of Nuts" graphics and often captivating photographs.
7. New York City Walk (With photographs)    Between May 2002 and December 2004, I walked every street on the island of Manhattan. Every darn street.
8. New York Heritage Digital Library Collections    More than 160 digital collections from New York State, via libraries, archives, museums, and other cultural institutions.
9. NYC Atelier    An incredible printable interactive map series of Greenwich Village and SoHo with art, architecture, restaurants and more.
10. NYU: Architecture in NY/Self-guided Walking Tours    
11. Photographic Walking Tours of Manhattan Neighborhoods    A wide range of photographic walks throughout Manhattan
12. Place Matters    Places of social and cultural importance in New York City. Not your usual landmarks. Click on "Tours" or "Featured Place of the Week."
13. Property Shark    A web resource that includes an amazing amount of building information. Try free trial to see if you are satisfied.
14. Sailor's Snug Harbor    This is an excellent book preview of a history of Sailor's Snug Harbor in Staten Island

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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