What's in a Name? #3: New York

12 mins - Published Sat, Jan 21, 2017 by Gordon Frye

In this episode we find out just what’s new about New York. Did the Dutch really buy Manhattan Island for $24 worth of baubles, and what’s the deal with old York, anyway? Tune in and find out!
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What's in a Name?

A short, bi-weekly show hosted by historian Gordon Frye, where we look at the origins of the name of a place or thing. We welcome suggestions for topics, which you can send to us via email or on the CSICONauts Slack channel.

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