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Peter Jacobson

Monday, January 01, 1900

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Peter Jacobson, of the newly formed Greenwich Village Chamber of Commerce discusses all that Greenwich Village has to offer, as well as plans for the future. Including a proposal for a Mardi Gras festival. Jacobson also responds to recent unfavorable articles about the neighborhood.


Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection


WNYC archives id: 69487
Municipal archives id: LT742

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