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1775: New York Harbor

Engraving of New York’s harbor filled with ships and commerce. Etched by the artist Balthasar Friedrich Leizelt in 1775.

Artist Credit: Balthasar Friedrich Leizelt. Reprinted with permission.


History of NYC - 10,000+ Years Ago

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