Digitizing NYC History at the New York City Municipal Archives

The New York City Municipal Archives has launched an initiative to present historical records of New York City government and early settlements online at www.archives.nyc. Now on view is the digital collection Records of New Amsterdam, Ordinances 1647-1661, which displays original record images alongside an English transcription of each page.

The press release with more detail is here http://www1.nyc.gov//office-of-the-mayor/news/534-14/launching-its-first-document-digitization-project-city-s-records-department-publishes-online-17th

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