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Lower Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)

LC control no.n 2013072481
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Geographic headingLower Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
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Variant(s)New York (N.Y.). Lower Manhattan
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.). Lower Manhattan
Downtown Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Associated countryUnited States
LocatedNew York (N.Y.)
Special noteSUBJECT USAGE: This heading is not valid for use as a geographic subdivision.
Found inC.S. Hammond & Company. Hammond's subway system map of New York City (Manhattan and The Bronx), 1921: map recto (Lower Manhattan inset)
Columbia gazetteer of the world, 2nd edition, 2008 (under Manhattan: Commonly divided into 3 regions--Downtown or, more broadly, Lower Manhattan, Midtown, and Uptown)
Wikipedia database, 9 Dec. 2013 (Lower Manhattan, the southernmost part of the island of Manhattan; also called Downtown Manhattan; commonly defined as the area south of 14th Street)