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1. Astor Place Riots    A written and audio description of the Astor Place Riots with Historic Images.
2. How The Other Half Lives    A web version of Jacob Riis' classic text about the poor of 19th century New York. A treasure!
3. Marble Cemetery (Second Ave. Cemetery)    
4. New York Heritage Digital Library Collections    More than 160 digital collections from New York State, via libraries, archives, museums, and other cultural institutions.
5. 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.
6. Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire 1    
7. Weegee's World of Photographs: International Center for Photography    

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