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One of the Coolest Things I've Ever Seen

This is a scale model of all five boroughs of New York City! If I remember correctly, it took 100 people 3 years to build it. It was commisioned by Robert Moses for the 1964 World's Fair, as evidenced by the particular highlighting of his acheivements.

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Taken on June 12, 2006