New York City: Vol 1, New York City Guide (Google eBook)

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Contents

Brooklyn Bridge
313
Bellevue Hospital
316
Empire State Building
319
Metropolitan Opera House
322
The Central Building
325
Madison Square Garden
330
Rockefeller Center
333
New York Museum of Science and Industry
342

Museums
36
Recreation
38
OutofTown and Foreign Newspapers
41
ANNUAL EVENTS
42
Introduction
49
Facts About Manhattan
52
Introduction
57
Battery and Whitehall District
60
West Street and North Hudson River Water Front
68
Lower West Side
73
South Street
80
Wall Street District
84
City Hall District
94
Chinatown
104
Lower East Side
108
Greenwich Village
124
Introduction
144
Chelsea
151
Hells Kitchen and Vicinity
155
Garment Center and Vicinity
160
Times Square District
167
Introduction
182
Gashouse District
187
Stuyvesant Square District
189
Gramercy Park District
191
Union Square District
198
Madison Square District
204
Kips Bay and Turtle Bay
208
Murray Hill
212
Fifth Avenue Shopping District
216
Grand Central District
221
Beekman Place and Sutton Place
226
Central Park South The Plaza and Fiftyseventh Street
229
Upper Fifth Madison and Park Avenues
233
Yorkville
243
Introduction
253
Negro Harlem
257
Spanish Harlem
265
Italian Harlem
268
Introduction
271
Central Park West District
275
Riverside Drive
284
Morningside Heights and Manhattanville
290
Washington Heights
294
Inwood
302
Marble Hill
306
New York Aquarium
307
Trinity Church
310
St Patricks Cathedral
344
Museum of Modern Art
347
Central Park
350
Temple EmanuEl
356
Hayden Planetarium
358
Metropolitan Museum of Art
368
Museum of the City of New York
377
Cathedral of St John The Divine
380
Columbia University
383
The Riverside Church
387
Triborough Bridge
390
Harlem River Houses
392
Museum of the American IndianAmerican Geographical SocietyHispanic Society of America American Numismatic SocietyAmerican Academy of A...
395
George Washington Bridge
399
Subways and Els
401
Introduction
409
Staten Island Perry Trip
410
Statue of Liberty and Bedloe Island
411
Governors Island
413
Ellis Island
415
Introduction
418
Welfare Island
421
Randalls Island
424
Wards Island
425
Rikers Island North Brother Island and South Brother Island
426
Introduction
431
Downtown Brooklyn
440
North Brooklyn
455
West Brooklyn
463
Middle Brooklyn
476
East Brooklyn
496
Introduction
509
West Bronx
517
Middle Bronx
529
East Bronx
542
Introduction
555
North Queens
562
Middle Queens
574
South Queens
587
Introduction
597
East and South Richmond
603
North and West Richmond
617
NEW YORK WORLDS FAIR 1939
627
Books About New York
651
Index
663
Supplementary Index to New York Worlds Fair 1939
705
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