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Elephant-Shaped Buildings and Other Curiosities: NYPL's Map Librarian Talks…

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Elephant-Shaped Buildings and Other Curiosities: NYPL's Map Librarian Talks About Making Historical Geography a Part of the Internet - The Huffington Post
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New York Public Library
New York Public Library • 33 weeks ago

#TeachNYPL #Maps Did you know that 100 years ago there used to be a building-sized elephant on Coney Island across the street from the Cyclone? Or, that using our #MapWarper you can georectify (digitally align) historical maps in NYPL's collection to match modern maps? Learn more: maps.nypl.org/...

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