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The long history of trinity's real estate holdings stretches back to the takeover of new amsterdam by the british in 1664 of an era of commercial architecture in new york history of new. A brief history of new york city meanwhile in 1635 the dutch built a fort called fort amsterdam the british later renamed it fort george a brief history of.
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