52 Interesting Facts About New York State

Last updated on February 4th, 2021

References:

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_York_(state)
  2. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_New_York_(state)
  3. https://www.britannica.com/place/New-York-state
  4. https://www.iloveny.com/things-to-do/history/timeline/
  5. http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/New_York
  6. http://newyorkfacts.facts.co/newyorkstatefactsabout/newyorkstatefacts.php
  7. http://exhibitions.nysm.nysed.gov/capitolfire/
  8. https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/the-first-presidential-inauguration
  9. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Niagara_Falls
  10. https://prezi.com/qgjffv9kxz_c/the-first-american-chess-tournament-was-played-in-new-york-i/
  11. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_Gayetty
  12. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_York_State_Canal_System
  13. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Albany,_New_York
  14. https://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/destinations/north-america/united-states/new-york/articles/new-york-facts-amazing-things-you-did-not-know/
  15. http://www.guinnessworldrecords.com/world-records/largest-railway-station-(no-of-platforms)
  16. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hyde_Hall_Bridge
  17. https://www.metmuseum.org/about-the-met
  18. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LaGuardia_Airport
  19. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fiorello_H._La_Guardia
  20. https://www.dec.ny.gov/lands/4923.html
  21. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Eastman
  22. https://americanhistory.si.edu/collections/search/object/nmah_760118
  23. https://visit.un.org/
  24. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Empire_State_Building
  25. https://www.wnyc.org/story/192807-sky-walking-raising-steel-mohawk-ironworker-keeps-tradition-alive/
  26. https://www.farmland.org/our-work/where-we-work/new-york
  27. https://www.statista.com/statistics/372013/us-maple-syrup-production-by-state/
  28. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/One_World_Trade_Center
  29. https://www.airport-technology.com/features/featurethe-worlds-10-oldest-airports-4177034/
  30. https://www.lifeinthefingerlakes.com/whats-in-a-name-the-legend-behind-the-11-finger-lakes/
  31. http://www.ifingerlakes.com/finger_lakes.html
  32. http://www.pickyourown.org/USapplecrop.htm
  33. https://www.cntraveller.in/story/when-21-elephants-walked-the-brooklyn-bridge/#s-cust21-elephants-once-walked-across-nycs-brooklyn-bridge
  34. https://www.smithsonianmag.com/travel/secrets-new-york-city-subway-180958683/
  35. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Delaware_Aqueduct
  36. https://www.bizjournals.com/newyork/news/2018/07/20/new-yorks-subway-system-has-most-stations-in-world.html
  37. https://www.historicvehicle.org/licence-plates-a-timeline/
  38. https://247wallst.com/special-report/2019/02/27/states-where-americans-are-paying-the-most-taxes-3/2/
  39. http://www.archives.nysed.gov/research/constitutions-and-constitional-conventions