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A BURMESE MAP OF THE WORLD, showing traces of Medieval European map-making, 1906

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Empire State Building from the Public Library

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A cross-section of New York Public Library’s 7 underground levels, 1911

NY Public Library's underground levels. Wonder which level the Ghostbusters found the first ghost

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Image Title: Cover.1889 Creator: Greenaway, Kate, 1846-1901 -- Artist Source: Almanack for .... / Almanack for 1890 / by Kate Greenaway ; engraved & printed by E. Evans. Source Description: [24] p. : col. ill. ; 11 cm. Location: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / George Arents Collection

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from Art and design inspiration from around the world - CreativeRoots

10 Incredible Chinese opera faces cigarette cards

Chinese Opera Mask (cigarette card)

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[Cigarette cards.] / Chinese opera faces (masks). Location: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / George Arents Collection

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Stephen A. Schwarzman quotes #openquotes

VISIT - New York Public Library

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Illumination becomes a strangely-shaped object with the text measure in the middle. Scribe: Bartolomeo Sanvito, b. 1435 [Lectionary with sequences; Epistolary (volume 1) and Evangeliary (volume 2).] , f. 2v (vol. 2), ca. 1520, NYPL, Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Spencer Collection

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from Books Bird

New York Public Library

The New York Public Library (Stephen A. Schwarzman Building) lies alongside…