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History[edit]. See also: History of New York City.

www.centralparknyc.org/visit/park-history.html

Learn all about the history of Central Park and Central Park Conservancy. ... On July 21, 1853, the New York State Legislature enacted into law the setting aside ...

www.nytimes.com/1997/01/31/arts/a-village-dies-a-park-is-born.html

Jan 31, 1997 ... Douglas Martin reviews exhibit Before Central Park: The Life and Death of Seneca Village at New York Historical Society; photo (L)

www.ny.com/articles/centralpark.html

History of New York's Central Park. ... The bruised egos of New York high society envisioned a sweeping pastoral landscape, among which the wealthy could ...

www.centralpark.com/guide/history.html

History. Follow on Google+. by Elizabeth Blackmar and Roy Rosenzweig ... and Paris and urged that New York needed a comparable facility to establish its ...

www.smithsonianmag.com/travel/12-secrets-new-yorks-central-park-180957937

Jan 27, 2016 ... A historical postcard showing "Sheep Fold, Central Park." (Thaddeus ... Central Park is designed to be a microcosm of New York State itself.

www.citymetric.com/skylines/new-york-destroyed-village-full-african-american-landowners-create-central-park-893

Mar 30, 2015 ... In the mid 19th century, New York City decided it needed a park. ... Chipley Slavicek, author of New York's Central Park, the pro-park lobby were largely ... Image: the Media Center for Art History, Department of Art History and ...

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Welcome to CentralParkHistory.com, the most complete online history of Central Park the world's most famous public park! All content and images contained on ...

www.britannica.com/place/Central-Park-New-York-City

Central Park, largest and most important public park in Manhattan, New York ... medieval, and Renaissance history, were the concessions of the ruling class to ...

www.thoughtco.com/central-park-overview-1435534

Mar 3, 2017 ... An overview of the history and development of New York City's famous Central Park. Discover the planning and growth of Central Park from this ...