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1 New York (Manhattan and Bronx) Directory of Streets and Information. with Latest Map.
Everett, Mass. Interstate Publishing Company 1953 Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
128 pages, folding map of Manhattan, former owner's notes on last page, tape reinforcement to covers otherwise very good. 4.25 x 5 inches. From the back cover: "Do you know your way around New York? The New York (Manhattan and Bronx) Directory of Streets and Information contains a most complete description of every street, avenue, court, place, road, etc in the area. This Directory, which includes a clearly defined map, is compiled and edited as an aid to the tourist, salesman, businessman, taxicab driver, truck driver, housewife, etc. Also included in this Directory are Post Offices, Places of Interest, Churches, Hotels, Subway Lines, Hospitals and other helpful information." 
Price: 20.00 USD
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2 1883650275 The Best of Old Dorp Book One
Scotia, NY Old Dorp Books 1986 0932035108 / 9780932035103 Softcover Very Good 
Viii, 284 pages, well illustrated, wrappers, 9 by 11-1/2 inches, very good. City and County Historian for Schenectady, New York, Hart's other works include The Sacandaga Story, Schenectady's Golden Era, 1880-1930, Steinmetz in Schenectady, Hospital on the Hill, and Tales of Old Schenectady. From the preface: "Since February 7, 1974, we have had the privilege of writing Tales of Old Dorp in the Schenectady Gazette on a Tuesday weekly basis. . . We've come to this decision to edit the Best of Old Dorp, collecting what we consider the most outstanding column topics within the framework of personal glimpses into our city's fascinating history. " OLD DORP LARRY HART SCHENECTADY GAZETTE NEW YORK ; 284 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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3 Mackay, Donald A The Building of Manhattan
New York Harper & Row 1987 0060157887 / 9780060157883 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Viii, [2], 150 pages, well illustrated, cloth, DJ, very good. 9 by 12 inches. Stated first edition. From The New York Times of January 9, 2006: "Mr. Mackay crowned a long career in 1987 with the book "The Building of Manhattan" (Harper & Row). It was a meticulous evocation, in text and drawings and in great detail, of how Manhattan was built from the ground up. His story progresses from the mastodons, to the Paleo-Indians of about 7,000 years ago, then to the Algonquin-speaking inhabitants of the island when the first Europeans arrived to found New Amsterdam. Eventually it shows how structures like subways and ever-higher buildings gave Manhattan its modern shape. Chapters detail the work of architects, construction methods and vital city services." ; 150 pages 
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4 Mayer, Grace M. ; Byron (Photographer) and Edward Steichen (Foreword) Once Upon a City: New York from 1890 to 1910
MacMillan Company 1958 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Xiv, [2], 511 pages, well illustrated, cloth, 8.5 by 11.5 inches, very good. Stated first printing. ; 511 pages 
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5 West Side Association Of Commerce. The West Side Award. a Ten-Year History 1948 - 1958.
New York West Side Association of Commerce, New York. 1958 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
46 pages, illustrations, cloth, very good. 8 by 11 inches. From the introduction by Harry T. Egert, President, West Side Association of Commerce: "As a fitting celebration of the 25th Anniversary of the West Side Association of Commerce, Its Board of Directors in 1949 established the Wets Side Award. The announced purpose of the Award, consisting of a solid gold medal and a citation, was to do honor to the person or persons who had made outstanding contributions to the welfare of the people of this Nation and the City of New York. In the intervening ten years 21 distinguished Americans have been the recipients of this Award, and, in addition, Certificates of Distinguished Service have been presented to four other prominent persons. In order that the Award may fully perform its intended service, and so that the American public may have greater knowledge of the unselfish and commendable acts of these 25 individuals, the Association has authorized the publication and distribution of this volume on the occasion of the Tenth Anniversary of the West Side Award." 
Price: 40.00 USD
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