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1. Curbed: An Edgy (or maybe "Quirky") Real Estate "Blog"    Diverse and often intersting articles and web-links about New York neighborhoods
2. Five Points    An excellent description of Five Points.
3. Forgotten New York: New York Neighborhoods    Illustrated tours of New York neighborhoods. Great websites!
4. How The Other Half Lives    A web version of Jacob Riis' classic text about the poor of 19th century New York. A treasure!
5. How The Other Half Lives by Jacob Riis    The complete text, including many of the original illustrations.
6. New York City Walk (With photographs)    Between May 2002 and December 2004, I walked every street on the island of Manhattan. Every darn street.
7. New York Heritage Digital Library Collections    More than 160 digital collections from New York State, via libraries, archives, museums, and other cultural institutions.
8. New York Songlines: A Virtual Walking Tour of Manhattan neighborhoods    A site-map and virtual walking tour guide of Manhattan south of 48th Street
9. Photographic Walking Tours of Manhattan Neighborhoods    A wide range of photographic walks throughout Manhattan
10. 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."
11. South Street Seaport Museum    
12. Street Easy    A street finder and real estate tool. Can prove useful for address and location finding.
13. Streets That Bend: New York City streets built before the "Grid Plan"    A fun photographic sightseeing tour of streets that bend in Manhattan
14. 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
15. UK Replica Watches, Rolex Replica Watches    A website of replica watches
16. 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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