Long Island City, New York (Then and Now Series)

Long Island City, New York (Then and Now Series)

by Greater Astoria Historical Society with Gary Vollo
     
 


In 1870, the communities of Astoria, Dutch Kills, Hunters Point, Ravenswood, and Blissville (near today's Sunnyside) merged to form a new municipality: Long Island City. This once independent city is undergoing an immense transformation as high rises replace single-family homes. It is the charm of a small town in a big city that many new residents have never… See more details below

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In 1870, the communities of Astoria, Dutch Kills, Hunters Point, Ravenswood, and Blissville (near today's Sunnyside) merged to form a new municipality: Long Island City. This once independent city is undergoing an immense transformation as high rises replace single-family homes. It is the charm of a small town in a big city that many new residents have never seen.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780738573854
Publisher:
Arcadia Publishing SC
Publication date:
11/24/2010
Series:
Then and Now Series
Pages:
96
Sales rank:
907,693
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.30(d)

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