Examples from the Web for new york
The exhibition is at the New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, until October 19.Madeline’s New York Moment: Ludwig Bemelmans’ Heroine Comes Home|Erin Cunningham|July 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As soon as you walk into the New-York Historical Society, you start to wonder if someone has been smoking something.
Stop a moment here, and look up and down the great thoroughfare of New-York before you leave it.Hot corn: Life Scenes in New York Illustrated|Solon Robinson
This hundred acres Joel had had carefully surveyed before he went to New-York.
By every mail I am receiving hundreds of letters from the best citizens of New-York, urging me to let my name be used.Tin-Types Taken in the Streets of New York|Lemuel Ely Quigg
Some of the light craft then upon the gulf, escaped and came into the harbor of New-York.Ups and Downs in the Life of a Distressed Gentleman|William L. Stone
While he was in New-York Hamilton made a dinner party for him, to which a number of the chief personages of the time were invited.Homes of American Statesmen|Various
British Dictionary definitions for new york
Word Origin and History for new york
former New Amsterdam (city), New Netherlands (colony), renamed after British acquisition in 1664 in honor of the Duke of York and Albany (1633-1701), the future James II, who had an interest in the territory. See York. Related: New Yorker. New York minute "very short time" attested by 1976.
Culture definitions for new york
State in the northeastern United States bordered by Lake Erie, Lake Ontario, and Ontario, Canada to the north and west; Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and the Atlantic Ocean to the east; and New Jersey and Pennsylvania to the south. Its capital is Albany, and its largest city is New York City.