The Year of "City Life"

November 10, 2008 | LaGuardia Community College, Newsmakers

A quotidian celebration of life in the city, the “City Life” calendar and companion website, www.cunyedu/citylife, is the newest calendar from a unique partnership between the LaGuardia and Wagner Archives at LaGuardia Community College and The New York Times Photo Archives. The calendar explores the distinctive housing, parks and neighborhoods of major American cities. “We’re trying to bring history to life,” said Steven Levine, who headed the research team at the LaGuardia and Wagner Archives. Under the auspices of the CUNY/New York Times Knowledge Network, the archive has also released “Nation of Immigrants,” a special curriculum for high school and college students.

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