Names of New York

Names of New York

Constant Wonder

What's In a Name?

Episode: What's In a Name?

  • Apr 26, 2021 6:00 pm
  • 27:42 mins

Honorary street names trace a history that might otherwise be forgotten, especially in bustling New York City. Guest: Joshua Jelly-Schapiro, geographer, scholar-in-residence at the Institute for Public Knowledge at New York University, and author of "Names of New York: Discovering the City’s Past, Present, and Future Through Its Place-Names"

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