Fall 2016- Lower East Side




You must use Proquest to find historical newspapers:

ProQuest

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ProQuest Historical Newspapers (Graphical)

Always put “quotation marks” around your search

TO FIND OUT OWNERSHIP AND TRANSACTION INFORMATION USE PROPERTY SHARK (registration required, and you can only use this once a day):
MORE LINKS FOR RESEARCHING BUILDINGS:

Municipal Archives

LPC home page

LPC designation reports

http://www.nyc-architecture.com An analysis of tons of buildings architecture as well as background of the construction, implications, and reviews

 

http://newconstructionmanhattan.com new construction! 

 

http://therealdeal.com NYC real estate blog. National Register document imaging


New York Songlines:

http://www.nysonglines.com/

Lower East Side History Project:

http://leshp.org/

Forgotten New York:

http://www.forgotten-ny.com/

Gothamist:

http://gothamist.com/

Christopher Gray's Streetscapes: Examples of discovering the "layers of time" in buildings:

 http://topics.nytimes.com/topics/classifieds/realestate/columns/streetscapes/index.html?offset=15&s=newest&query=lower+east+side&field=body&match=exact

City Lore:

 http://www.citylore.org/

Lost City:

http://lostnewyorkcity.blogspot.com/


Jewish Genealogical Society: http://www.jgsny.org/

 

FamilyImmigration History Cente


NYPL Guide for Researching your home:
http://www.nypl.org/blog/2011/10/14/guide-researching-your-homes-history

 



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