129th Annual Meeting

Tours of New York

Debbie Ann Doyle, September 2014

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David Zawrotny

The 9/11 Memorial in New York City.

The Local Arrangements Committee for the 129th annual meeting has organized a wide-ranging series of tours highlighting what New York City has to offer historians.

Highlights include:

  • A bus tour of Harlem, the Bronx, and Arthur Avenue

  • Walking tours of New York City neighborhoods, including Brooklyn Heights, the Lower East Side, Greenwich Village, the Upper East Side, the Upper West Side, and Wall Street

  • Tours of the United Nations Archives and the New York City Municipal Archives

  • Tours of local cemeteries

  • Tours of the New-York Historical Society, the Museum of the City of New York, the Lower East Side Tenement Museum, the new National 9/11 Memorial Museum, and other local history museums

A complete list of tours, including times and ticket prices, will be posted on the AHA website when registration opens.

Debbie Ann Doyle is the AHA’s coordinator for committees and meetings.

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