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New York. Martin Sisák III.E. Basic facts. Most populous city in USA Center of New York Metropolitan Area Capital city of State of New York It has been described as a cultural capital city. History. New York was found in 1624 by Dutch colonizers, they called it New Amsterdam

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New york

New York

Martin Sisák

III.E


Basic facts

Basic facts

  • Most populous city in USA

  • Center of New York Metropolitan Area

  • Capital city of State of New York

  • It has been described as a cultural capital city


History

History

  • New York was found in 1624 by Dutch colonizers, they called it New Amsterdam

  • Since 1790 it‘s the biggest city of United States

  • Metro was built and started in 1904

  • In 1916 was New York a biggest center of black community in whole North America

  • In 1960s was New York hit by wave of criminality, racism and economic problems


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History

  • All problems were calmed down in 1990s, and number of asian and latin american immigrants started to grow

  • New York is also a center of international relationships and diplomacy , because the World center of OSN is right here


Culture

Culture

  • Most of local buildings are famous all over the world

  • For example Statue of liberty, Wall street (centre of bourse in south Manhattan), Empire State Building, Times Square and so on

  • Nowadays, cultural centre of New York is Broadway

  • 11.9.2001, World Trade Center was destroyed by terrorist attack


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  • Musical on Broadway


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  • Times Square


Geography

Geography

  • New York lies on North East of USA

  • Through the city is flows a river Hudson (Hudson is a border between New York and New Jersey)

  • Major part of New York lies on three islands: Manhattan, Long Island and Staten Island


Sports

Sports

  • New York has its team in every american popular sport

  • For example, basketball team New York Knicks or football team New York Redbulls

  • And the most famous New York sport team is a baseball team New York Yankees


Sources

Sources

  • www.wikipedia.org

  • www.americapictures.net

  • www.topworldcities.net


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