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04/25/2012 12:17 pm ET

Newly Released Pictures Of Old New York City (PHOTOS)

The New York City Department of Records released 870,000 images of New York City and its municipal operations and made them available to the public via the Internet for the first time.

The photos come from the city's Municipal Archives collection, and they feature all manner of city oversight - from beautiful bridges to gruesome crime scenes.

Newly Released Pictures Of Old New York City

To see more of the pictures released visit the NYC Municipal Archives Gallery.

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