Why I Love Teaching About Religious Pluralism in Colonial New York

Today in my Age of Hamilton class I built an entire lecture around this 1771 image.  And boy was it fun!  (I hope the students thought the same thing).

NY 1771

 

Source: Prospect of the City of New York. Woodcut from Hugh Gaine, New York Almanac, 1771. Copyprint. The American Antiquarian Society, Worcester, Massachusetts (49)