Websites for New York Mavens  

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Architecture..5 Fun and Miscellaneous..13 Manhattan..7 Staten Island..5
Art..2 Harlem..2 Nature..2 Times Square..1
Bronx..6 Historic Houses..2 New Jersey..2 Upper East Side..2
Brooklyn..7 Historical Accounts..3 Political History..1 Upper West Side..1
Children..1 Hudson River Valley..1 Queens..5 Vintage Photos..11
Downtown/Financial Dist...1 Landmarks..4 Religious..1 Walking Tours..2
Event Listings..2 Long Island..2 Soho..1 West Village..2
Food..2 Lower East Side..3

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1. Abandoned and Little Used NYC Railroad Lines    
2. Abandoned New York City Subway Stations    
3. Brooklyn Historic Railway    The Brooklyn Historic Railway Association is a non-profit organization dedicated to returning trolleys to the streets of Brooklyn.
4. eRuv    An examination with images of why the Third Avenuen El was important to the Hassidic Jewish community of the Lower East Side.
5. Forgotten NY    Fantastic series of websites with historic street scenes, neighborhoods, buildings, and oddities. You'll spend hours touring on these sites!
6. Great Images along the Sixth Avenue Elevated (Demolished in 1938)    
7. History of the New York Transit Museum: Brooklyn, New York + NYC Subway History    This site adresses much of the history of public transportation in NYC. It also includes virtual field trips.
8. HOP STOP: Your New York City Transit Guide    Plots easy routes for going to a desination by using subways, buses, or both. Easy to use.
9. Learn About New York City’s Subway System    Learn About New York City’s Subway System (With a special "Thank You" to Mason from Colorado Springs!)
10. New York City Subway Art Guide    Great photographic selection of the Arts for Transit projects in the New York City subway system.
11. New York City Subway Map    
12. New York City Subway Tiles: Part One - Guastavino Tiles    Nice site about NYC subway tiles and their makers
13. New York City Subway Tiles: Part Two - Heins and LaFarge    Nice site about NYC subway tiles and their makers
14. New York's Original Subway: Alfred Ely Beach's Pneumatic Transit System    
15. Other Side of the Tracks: NYC Subway Site    Good photos of all subway stations
16. Photos of the Subway System: New York Times Archives    Amazing photographs of the NYC subway system from the New York Times Archives.
17. Railroad Historical Society of New Jersey    
18. Safari 7    A self-guided tour of urban animal life along New York City's No. 7 subway line.
19. Subway History    
20. UK Replica Watches, Rolex Replica Watches    A website of replica watches
21. Undercity    Photographs and Commentary with wide-ranging topics from the World's Fair Site to Fort Totten, to the Croton Aqueduct and numerous other topics.

Frequently I am asked for a list of my favorite New York web-sites.

Presented here are varied sites, broken up into categories ranging from exceptionally informative to somewhat esoteric (perhaps even eccentric).

Choose a category that interests you and enjoy!
- Justin
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