When it was conceived in 1811, New York City's street grid was supposed to end the chaos of "old New York" spreading unplanned from Manhattan's southern tip. Join us for a discussion about how the Grid made Manhattan the NYC of today Gerard Koeppel @koeppelg and Hilary Ballon @MuseumofCityNY on 11/10. Reception and book signing to follow. We have a special $30 ticket + signed copy of the book. Use the code MCBC3 for discount tix for $10!
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