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Section  City Government


Sub Section: Its Organization
Article Name: The City Government: Sadly Managed Pre-1868
Article Name: Rules and Orders of the Board of Aldermen: Passed January 5, 1852


Sub Section: The Mayor
Article Name: Sketches of the Mayors of New York: From 1665-1834 Part I                       Posted 6/22/07
Article Name: Sketches of the Mayors of New York: From 1665-1834 Part II                      Posted 6/22/07
Article Name: Sketches of the Mayors of New York: From 1665-1834 Part III                     Posted 6/22/07
Article Name: Sketches of the Mayors of New York From 1665 to 1834 Part IV                 Posted 8/1/07
Article Name: The Mayors of New York City                                                                        Posted 12/21/07
Article Name: Mayors of the City of New York: Appointed by the Colonial                          Posted 2/1/08
Article Name: The Office Of The Mayor Of NYC 1915 Part I                                                Posted 2/21/08
Article Name: The Office Of The Mayor Of NYC 1915 Part II                                               Posted 2 /21/08
Article Name: The Office of The Mayor Of NYC 1915 Part III                                               Posted 2/21/08


Sub Section: Aldermans, Commissioners and Other City Officials
Article Name: Commissioners of Deeds of the City of New York A-M 1869                                      Posted 1/30/08
Article Name: A List of the Members of The City Government 1653-1865 : Abeel-Bayard
Article Name: A List of the Members of The City Government 1653-1865: Bayles-Boyce
Article Name: A List of the Members of The City Government 1653- 1865: Boyd-Byvanck
Article Name: A List of the Members of The City Government 1653- 1865: Campbell - Cuyler
Article Name: A List of the Members of The City Government 1653-1865 : Darkins-De Riemer         Posted 10/29/06
Article Name: A List of the Members of The City Government 1653-1865: Desbrosses-Dyckman    Posted 6/22/07
Article Name: A List of the Members of the City Government 1653-1865: Earl-Furman                     Posted 7/03/07
Article Name: A List of the Members of the City Government 1653-1865 Gabrey-Harper                 Posted 11/15/08
Article Name: A List of the Members of The City Government 1653-1865 Harris-Howard                Posted 11/15/08
Article Name: A List of the Members of The City Government 1653-1865 Hoxie-Johnson                Posted 11/15/08
Article Name: A List of the Members of The City Government 1653-1865 Johnson-Kuyter              Posted 11/15/08
Article Name: A List of the Members of The City Government 1653-1865 Labagh-Lynsen                Posted 11/15/08
Article Name: A List of the Members of The City Government 1653-1865 Mabbatt-Merritt                 Posted 11/16/08
Article Name: A List of the Members of The City Government 1653-1865 Meserole-Myer                 Posted 11/18/08
Article Name: A List of the Members of The City Government 1653-1865 Nash-Owens                   Posted 12/5/08
Article Name: A List of the Members of The City Government 1653-1865 Palmer-Quackenbush      Posted 12/5/08
Article Name: A List of the Members of The City Government 1653-1865 Radcliff-Rynders             Posted 12/5/08
Article Name: A List of the Members of The City Government 1653-1865 Sammis-Smith                  Posted 12/17/08
Article Name: Other City Gov't Members: Misc. 1865
Article Name: A List of the Members of the City Government 1653-1869 Abeel-Barry            Posted 2/12/08
Article Name: A List of the Members of the City Government 1653-1869 Baulch-Bogert         Posted 2/12/08
Article Name: A List of the Members of the City Government 1653-1869 Bogert-Brucks         Posted 2/19/08.
Article Name: Biographical Sketches of All The Magistrates of New Amsterdam 1653-1678 Part I
Article Name: Biographical Sketches of All The Magistrates of New Amsterdam 1653-1678 Part II
Article Name: Biographical Sketches of All The Magistrates of New Amsterdam 1653-1678 Part III
Article Name: Biographical Sketches of All The Magistrates of New Amsterdam 1653-1678 Part IV
Article Name: Biographical Sketches of All The Magistrates of New Amsterdam 1653-1678 Part V
Article Name: Biographical Sketches of All The Magistrates of New Amsterdam 1653-1678 Part VI
Article Name: Biographical Sketches of All The Magistrates of New Amsterdam 1653-1678 Part VII  Last Part
Article Name: Officials: Personnel of the City Government 1875 Part I            Posted 11/19/08
Article Name: Officials: Personnel of the City Government 1875 Part II           Posted 11/19/08
Article Name: Officials: Personnel of the City Government 1875 Part III          Posted 11/19/08
Article Name: Officials: Personnel of the City Government 1875 Part IV         Posted 11/19/08 
Article Name: Officials: Personnel of the City Government 1875 Part V          Posted 11/19/08
Article Name: Rules of Order of the Board of Councilmen 1865 Part I             Posted 11/23/08
Article Name: Rules of Order of the Board of Councilmen 1865 Part II            Posted 11/23/08


Sub Section: Mayors Of Brooklyn
Article Name: Mayors of Brooklyn From 1834 to 1872  #1                          Posted 8/10/07
Article Name: Mayors Of Brooklyn From 1834 to 1873: #2                         Posted 8/11/07
Article Name: Mayors Of Brooklyn From 1834 to 1873 #3                          Posted 8/22/07
Article Name: Mayors Of Brooklyn From 1834 to 1873: #4   (last one)       Posted 10/5/07


Sub Section: Miscellaneous
Article Name: Erection of the First Merchants' Exchange of N.Y. 1869                               Posted 2/1/08
Article Name: Supreme Court of New York City 1869                                                          Posted 2/12/08
Article Name: An Act to Amend the Charter of the City of New York 1857 Part I                Posted 11/23/08
Article Name: An Act to Amend the Charter of the City of New York 1857 Part II               Posted 11/23/08
Article Name: An Act to Amend the Charter of the City of New York 1857 Part III              Posted 11/23/08
Article Name: An Act to Amend the Charter of the City of New York 1857 Part IV             Posted 11/23/08
Article Name: An Act to Amend the Charter of the City of New York 1857 Part V              Posted 11/23/08  (final Part)
Article Name: An Act Relating to the Board of Supervisors of the City of New York 1837       Posted 11/23/08


Sub Section: Police Department
Article Name: The Police Force of New York City Pre-1885
Article Name: The Police, Its Strength and Effectiveness 1869 Part I
Article Name: The Police, Its Strength and Effectiveness 1869 Part II
Article Name: Watch and Police Regulations In New York City 1676
Article Name: The Morgue Pre-1868
Article Name: The Police Force of New York 1869 Part I                   Posted 6/10/08
Article Name: The Police Force of New York 1869 Part II                  Posted 6/10/08


Sub Section: The Fire Department
Article Name: Suggestions As To The Fire Department A Century Since
Article Name: Signal Stations 2-136 Metropolitan Fire Department 1869                           Posted 2/16/08
Article Name: Signal Stations 137-313 Metropolitan Fire Department 1869                       Posted 2/16/08
Article Name: The Metropolitan Fire Department                                                                Posted 9/29/06
Article Name: Fire Districts In New York City Pre: 1865                                                    Posted 9/25/06
Article Name: Engine companies 1-27 of the Fire Department of New York City 1865             Posted 9/25/06
Article Name: Engine companies 28-53 of the Fire Department of New York City 1865           Posted 9/25/06
Article Name: Story of the Volunteer Fire Department of the City of New York 1648-1798     Posted 10/14/06
Article Name: Hose Companies Of New York City 1-20 1865                Posted 11/18/08
Article Name: Hose Companies of New York City 21-40 1865              Posted 11/18/08 
Article Name: Hose Companies of New York City 41-61 1865              Posted 11/19/08
Article Name: Hook and Ladder Companies 1865                                  Posted 12/17/08
Article Name: Engine Companies of NYC 1853
Article Name: Hose, Hook and Hydrant Companies 1853


Sub Section: The Department of Sanitation
Article Name: Keeping  New York City Clean
Article Name: Street Sprinkling an Absolute Necessity For Public Health 1893    Posted 11/6/06.


Section Clubs, Societies and Organizations
Article Name: New York City Historical Tid-Bits-Clubs, Societies Part I
Article Name: New York City Historical Tid-Bits-Clubs, Societies Part II
Article Name: Freemason History-Part I ( A copy of this article was contributed  to the Brooklyn Information Page)
Article Name: Freemason History-Part II
Article Name: Freemason History-Part III
Article Name: Freemason History-Part IV
Article Name: The Colony Club's Full List of Members in Its First Year
Article Name: The Hispanic Society of America
Article Name: American Seaman's Friend Society: Institution and Timeline 1859
Article Name: Officers, Members of the Tuxedo Club, July, 1897 (Property of the Tuxedo Park Library, permission to use) 
Article Name: Officers, Members of the Tuxedo Club, July, 1898 (Property of the Tuxedo Park Library, permission to use) 
Article Name: The Tuxedo Club Book: 1908 (Property of the Tuxedo Park Library, permission to use) 
Article Name: Constitution of The Tuxedo Club 1897: Articles I-IX
Article Name: Constitution of The Tuxedo Club 1897: Rules
Article Name: Their Families Abroad, Clubmen Make Trips to the Summer Clubs: 1886 
Article Name: Gossip of the Clubs: 1891
Article Name: Echoes From Clubland: Tid-Bits
Article Name: The Lotos Club's Success: An Organization Known Around The World 1892               Posted 8/6/07
Article Name: Among the Clubs 1890
Article Name: The Yacht Clubs and Associations of Long Island Sound: Part I
Article Name: The Yacht Clubs and Associations of Long Island Sound: Part II
Article Name: The Harvard Club of New York City: A Brief History                    Posted 9/30/06
Article Name: House Rules of the Harvard Club                           Posted 9/30/06
Article Name: Certificate of Incorporation of the Harvard Club of New York City              Posted 10/1/06
Article Name: Constitution of The Holland Society of New York                                        Posted 8/7/07
Article Name: List of Members, The Holland Society Of New York 1913 A-B                   Posted 10/4/07
Article Name: List of Members, The Holland Society of New York 1913 B-C                    Posted 6/23/08
Article Name: The Columbia Yacht Club                                             Posted 4/12/07
Article Name: Society of Colonial Wars In The State of New York                                                  Posted 7/25/07
Article Name: List of Members of the Society of Colonial Wars-New York: Abbot-Bartlett             Posted 7/25/07
Article Name: List of Members of the Society of Colonial Wars-New York: Bartlett-Berry              Posted 7/26/07
Article Name: List of Members of the Society of Colonial Wars-New York: Betts-Bradley              Posted 7/28/07.
Article Name: List of Members of the Society of Colonial Wars-New York: Brainerd-Capell           Posted 8/1/07
Article Name: List of Members of the Society of Colonial Wars-New York: Carhart-Chauncey      Posted 10/4/07
Article Name: List of Members of the Society of Colonial Wars-New York: Chenoweth-Collins      Posted 10/4/07
Article Name: List of Members of the Society of Colonial Wars-New York: Constantine-DeRose   Posted 11/4/07
Article Name: List of Members of the Society of Colonial Wars-New York: Dewey-Egleston          Posted 11/4/07.

Section Communications


Sub Section: Newspapers
Article Name: New York City's Newspapers Pre: 1909                Posted 12/23/07
Article Name: Newspapers and Periodicals in NYC 1876 Part I    Posted 2/22/08
Article Name: Newspapers and Periodicals in NYC 1876 Part II   Posted 2/22/08
Article Name: Newspaper Correspondence On Public Matters in NYC From 1704-1708 Part I
Article Name: Newspaper Correspondence On Public Matters in NYC From 1704-1708 Part II
Article Name: Newspaper Correspondence On Public Matters in NYC From 1704-1708 Part III
Article Name: The Press In New York City 1868


Sub Section: Publishers, Editors and Journalists                                                                         
Article Name: Henry J. Raymond: A Brief Sketch                                                                        Posted 3/16/08
Article Name: James Gordon Bennett: Journalist                                                                         Posted 3/16/08
Article Name: William Cullen Bryant: A Brief Sketch                                                                     Posted 3/16/08

 
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