New York City and Its Borough (County) Histories

New York City & Its Borough (County) Histories

         See also   Cities of New York State  web page [for other cities within New York State]

--  General   (Greater New York City)

              See also   United Nations

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---  Architecture, Monuments, Icons  (just a few)

--- History -- Colonial Period, ca. 1600-1775

--- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783

---  History -- War of 1812

---  History -- World War, 1914-1918

--- History, 1930-1939

  • U.S.  Federal Works Agency.  Works Projects Administration.  A Better New York 1937.  [video] (Internet Archive)

--- Mayors

--  Bronx County (Borough)

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--  Kings County (Borough)  [also known as Brooklyn]

           See  Kings County (Brooklyn) History web page

           See also  Long Island Counties web page

 

--  New York County (Borough)    [Manhattan Island]

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---  African American history

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---  Archeology

---  Artists and Art history

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---  Architecture

---  Atlases

---  Broadway & the Theater District

---  Central Park

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---  Charter [1819]

---  Cultural history

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---  Description and Travel [historic]

---  Disabled

  • Survey of Cripples in New York City, Undertaken by A Committee on Survey of Cripples, [comp. by] Henry C. Wright, Director of Survey, et al.; With the Compliments of the New York Committee on After Care of Infantile Paralysis Cases.  [New York:]  The Committee, 1920  (Internet Archives) 

---  Finances & Financial District

---  Genealogy

---  Geography

---  Gracie Mansion

---  Greenwich Village

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---  Harlem

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---  Hispanic American history

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---  History - Colonial Period, ca. 1600-1775

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---  History - Revolution, 1775-1783

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---  History - 1783-1815

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--- History, 1815-1861

---  History -- Civil War, 1861-1865

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---  History, 1890-1899

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--- History, September 11, 2001

---  Hoaxes 

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---  Irish American history

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---  Italian American history

---  Jewish American history

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---  Korean-American history

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---  Land Ownership 

---  Landmarks

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---  Lower East Side

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---  Madison Square

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---  Maritime History

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---  Motion Picture Industry

---  Murder

---  Names, Geographic

---  Neighborhoods

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---  New York University

---  Park Avenue

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---  Penmanship

---  Prehistory 

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---  Religious Institutions

---  Riots

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---  Shipwrecks

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---  Slavery

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---  Slums

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---  Subway history

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---  Taverns

  • Bayles, W. Harrison.  Old Taverns of New York.  New York:  Frank Allaben Genealogical Company, 1915.  (Internet Archive)

---  Times Square

 

--  Queens County (Borough)  [originally included what became Nassau County, in 1899]

             See  Queens County History  web page                  

             See also   Nassau County History  web page

                             Long Island Counties web page   

     

--  Richmond County (Borough) [Staten Island]

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