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Gerard Koeppel presents City on a Grid: How New York Became New York
Nov 17, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm| Free
On a scale comparable to the construction of the Erie or Panama canals, transforming the swamps and hills of Manhattan into the illustrious city of today was a project of mammoth proportion. In City on a Grid, Gerard Koeppel tells of how the legendary grid came to be, who did it and why, and what it meant for the growing United States.