Forging a metropolis walking tours of Lower Manhattan architecture by Andrew Dolkart

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Published by Whitney Museum of American Art in New York, N.Y .

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  • Manhattan (New York, N.Y.),
  • New York (State),
  • New York


  • Architecture -- New York (State) -- New York -- Exhibitions.,
  • Architecture -- New York (State) -- New York -- Guidebooks.,
  • Walking -- New York (N.Y.) -- Guidebooks.,
  • New York (N.Y.) -- Pictorial works -- Exhibitions.,
  • New York (N.Y.) -- Guidebooks.,
  • Manhattan (New York, N.Y.) -- Guidebooks.,
  • New York (N.Y.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Guidebooks.

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Book details

StatementAndrew S. Dolkart.
ContributionsWhitney Museum of American Art., Whitney Museum of American Art, Downtown at Federal Reserve Plaza., Lower Manhattan Cultural Council.
LC ClassificationsMLCM 94/16506 (F)
The Physical Object
Pagination70 p. :
Number of Pages70
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1615115M
LC Control Number91156335

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