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A History of New York in 50 Objects - Photos


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Carrie
- 843 days ago - nytimes.com
Inspired by "A History of the World in 100 Objects," the British Museum's BBC radio series and book, we recruited historians and museum curators to identify 50 objects that could embody the narrative of New York.



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Comments

John Gregoire (264)
Monday September 3, 2012, 7:07 am
well done -thanks!
 

Patrick Donovan (319)
Monday September 3, 2012, 9:53 am
Thanks for posting, read it the paper the other day. Getting the link makes it even more fun.
 

Patrick Donovan (319)
Monday September 3, 2012, 10:02 am
BTW, my favorite is #50 of 50. The sign in Mandarin for NYC congresswoman.
 

janet f. (31)
Monday September 3, 2012, 1:19 pm
Great pictures.
 

Carol H. (229)
Monday September 3, 2012, 2:41 pm
very interesting post, thanks Carrie, noted
 

Christeen Anderson (552)
Monday September 3, 2012, 2:54 pm
Super interesting. Thank you.
 

Sandi C. (217)
Monday September 3, 2012, 3:03 pm
good post.
 

Isabelle J. (87)
Monday September 3, 2012, 3:43 pm
Thanks !
 

Kate Kenner (212)
Tuesday September 4, 2012, 4:33 am
My daughter lives in NYC-I'm going to send it to her.
 
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