FAVORITE LINKS

The Bloomingdale Neighborhood History Group

Jim Mackin is one of the co-leaders

https://www.upperwestsidehistory.org/

https://bloomingdalehistory.com/

Local history and a database of 1000 buildings

Daytonian in Manhattan, Tom Miller

A superb collection of detailed histories of individual buildings in Manhattan

http://daytoninmanhattan.blogspot.com/

The New-York Historical Society

A treasure chest, visit the Patricia D. Klingenstein Library, check out the digital collections

https://www.nyhistory.org/

The New York Public Library

Check out their digital collections, especially maps and atlases and photographs

https://www.nypl.org/collections/nypl-recommendations/guides/fire-topo-property-maps

The Museum of the City of New York

Check out the digital collections, especially the photographs

https://collections.mcny.org

New York City Municipal Archives

Photographs of most every building in New York City ca.1940, the link here facilitates searching on a map

https://1940s.nyc/map/photo/nynyma