CHRONOLOGY OF NEW YORK CITY'S FACTUAL "FIRST" 1524-1999
Researched and Compiled by Miriam Medina

 

SOURCE OF INFORMATION FOR THE 1700S

WEB LINKS

* (apta) http://www.apta.com/research/stats/history/mileston.cfm

* (nyc.gov) http://www.nyc.gov/html/nyc100/html/classroom/hist_info/100boro1.html

* (hsd) http://history.acusd.edu/gen/soc/shoppingcenter2.html


BIBLIOGRAPHICAL SOURCES

1. * (c.e.) The Columbia Encyclopedia Third Edition edited by William Bridgwater and Seymour Kurtz Publisher: Columbia University Press-New York (1968)

2. * (EAFD) The Encyclopaedia of American Facts and Dates; by Gorton Carruth, Harper Collins Publishers, Ninth Edition (1993)

3. * (hollanders) Hollanders Who Helped Build America; Authors: Prof. Dr. Bernard H. M.
Vlekke and Rev. Dr. Henry Beets. Publisher: American Biographical
Company-N.Y.C. Copyright: 1942

4. * (nyges) New York, A Guide to the Empire State: Compiled by workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of New York .Oxford University press-N.Y. (1940)

5. * (TBA) The Bicentennial Almanac edited by Calvin D. Linton, Ph.D. 200 Years of America Thomas Nelson Inc. Publishers (1975)

6) * (FTW) Fare Thee Well by Leslie Dorsey & Janice Devine, Crown Publishers, Inc. New York 1964.

7) * (bwy) The Greatest Street in the World (The story of Broadway, old and New, from the Bowling Green to Albany) Author: Stephen Jenkins Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons-New York and London The Knickerbocker Press Copyright: 1911

8) * (mccny) Manual of the Corporation of the City of New York by D.T. Valentine, 1865 Edmund Jones & Company, Printers.

9) *(N.I.E.) The New International Encyclopedia; Dodd, Mead and Company-New York Copyright: 1902-1905 21 Volumes

10) * (hocny) History of the city of New York: from its earliest settlement to the present time; W.R.C. Clark & Co. New York (1860)

11) * (hocdcny) A history of the churches of all denominations in the city of New York: from the first settlement to the year 1850. New York: E. French, 1850.

12) * (Omnyc) Old Merchants of New York City (1863)

13) * (hocadnyc) A History of the Churches of all Denominations in the City of New York; from the First Settlement to the year 1850; New York: E. French, 1850.

14) * (borobx) The Great North Side; or; Borough of the Bronx, New York, Anonymous; New York, Knickerbocker Press, 1891.

15) * (wonders) Wonders of a Great City; or The sights, secrets and sins of New York being a wonderful portrayal of the varied phases of life in the greatest city of America. Chicago: People's Pub. Co. 1887.
 

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