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•Two of the Largest Cities•
In the year 1869, the only bridges into the City of New York (which at that time was just Manhattan island) crossed the Harlem river to the north. The Long Island and New Jersey railroads had to bring their trains to New York via ferry. The technology to span the wide expanses of both the East and Hudson Rivers (while still maintaining them as major shipping routes) was still in its infancy. That was about to change as construction on a innovative suspension bridge between New York and Brooklyn was approved by the New York Legislature (the bridge would not be completed until 1883). While New York was the country’s largest city, Brooklyn had recently become America’s third largest municipality.
This map depicts Central Park from the plans of designers, Olmstead and Vaux. The park had been under construction for about 10 years years and would not be complete until after this map was made.
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