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From: "John C Quigley II" <>
Subject: Re: [NYBROOKLYN-L] address in Brklyn? Or where?
Date: Thu, 15 Jul 1999 16:49:00 -0500


The time period given is before zip codes, back then you just had things
like 5 or 20 or in this case 117.

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Subject: Re: [NYBROOKLYN-L] address in Brklyn? Or where?

> In a message dated 7/15/99 4:53:01 PM Eastern Daylight Time,
> writes:
> > Hi Brooklyn,
> > I'm trying to help someone abroad who found an address for an
> > ancestor, to determine in which borough it was located. This is all
> > he has on the paper he found, other than a name:
> > "205 E, 44 st. New York City 117 N.Y. (perhaps the zip code can be
> > help).The period was approximately 1950-1956."
> > Sounds like Manhattan to me, but I'd like to tell him for sure.
> > Thanks for your help.
> > Al Johnson
> >
> Al,
> If the zip code starts with 117XX, then it would be Long Island. From
what
> you wrote, I believe that the zip code for 42nd Street in Manhattan might
be
> 10017. My ex-husband worked on 47th and Lexington and I remember the zip
> code being 10017. Anyone else have any ideas?
> Kathleen
>
>
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