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1865: Hudson River Highlands

This amazing photograph of the Hudson River in the year 1865 gives us a glimpse into the ancient topography of New York City.

Artist Credit: John Coates Browne. Reprinted with permission.


History of NYC - 10,000+ Years Ago

Learn all about NYC’s fascinating past by exploring the natural forces that shaped the environment and landscape, along with the people who would transform the “Island of Many Hills” into the greatest and most influential city in the world.


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