Streams

February 10, 2012 03:45:19 PM
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Sher

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Lower Manhattan

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Indoor plumbing - Hot and cold running water and flush toilets!

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Brought NYC health and hygiene up to more civilized levels, prevented disease, led to a modern building code from Old Law Tenements when people had to "go" in the back yard. Now we have modern high rises and a hot shower every morning (a miracle)!

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