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The WPA Guide to New York City

The Federal Writers' Project Guide to 1930s New York
(Book - 1992 )
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
The WPA Guide to New York City
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This tour guide for time travelers offers New York-lovers and thirties buffs an endlessly fascinating look at life as it was lived in the days when a trolley ride cost five cents, a room at the Plaza hotel was $7.50, Dodger fans flocked to Ebbetts Field, and the new World's Fair was the talk of the town. The New York of 1939 was a city where adventures began "under the clock" at the Biltmore, and the big liners sailed at midnight. The Yankees were on their way to four in a row, and Times Square was truly the crossroads of the world.

Statement of Responsibility: with an introduction by William H. Whyte
Title: The WPA guide to New York City
the Federal Writers' Project guide to 1930s New York
Publisher: New York : New Press, c1992
Characteristics: 700 p., [64] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 21 cm.
Notes: Includes index
Bibliography: Bibliography: p. 649-657
Subject Headings: New York (N.Y.) Guidebooks
Additional Contributors: Federal Writers' Project
Alternate Title: W P A guide to New York City
ISBN: 1565843215
Branch Call Number: 917.471 W
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