Creating Digital History @ NYU

Creating history, one byte at a time.

A website in progress created by New York University students in the Archives and Public History program.

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Photograph of Flagpole Commemorating Purchase of New Netherland


This flagpole commemorates the 300th anniversary of the settlement of New Amsterdam.

Mayor Bloomberg and Attorney General Spitzer Announce Agreement to Preserve Gardens, 2002

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Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and Attorney General Eliot Spitzer announce agreement to enable construction of affordable housing and preservation of…

General Grant's Order Expelling the Jews from Paducah, Ky. General Order - No. 11

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Article about Ulysses S. Grant's Order expelling Jews from the Department of Tennessee, Grant's military district. In the order, Grant accused Jews of…