Sources and Credits

Anbinder, Tyler. Five Points: The 19th-century New York City Neighborhood That Invented Tap Dance, Stole Elections, and Became the World’s Most Notorious Slum. New York: Free Press, 2001.

Asbury, Herbert. The Gangs of New York: An Informal History of the Underworld. New York: Thunder’s Mouth Press, 2001.

Bernstein, Iver. The New York City Draft Riots: Their Significance for American Society and Politics in the Age of the Civil War. New York: Oxford University Press, 1990.

Chamberlain, Ted. “”Gangs of New York”: Fact vs. Fiction.” National Geographic. March 24, 2003. Accessed September 09, 2014. http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2003/03/0320_030320_oscars_gangs.html.

Christie, Ian, David Thompson, eds. Scorsese on Scorsese, 262. London: Faber and Faber Limited, 2003.

Gallagher, Thomas Michael. Paddy’s Lament: Ireland, 1846-1847, Prelude to Hatred. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1982.

Gallman, J. Matthew. “Gangs of New York Review.” The Journal of American History 90, no. 3 (December 2003): 1124-126. Accessed September 09, 2014. http://www.jstor.org.ezproxy.umw.edu/

Harris, Leslie M. “The New York City Draft Riots of 1863.” In In the Shadow of Slavery: African Americans in New York City, 1626-1863, 279-88. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2003.

Jackson, Kenneth T. The Encyclopedia of New York City, 250. New York: Yale University Press, 1995

Snyder, Robert W. “Gangs of New York Gets New York City Wrong” Open Democracy. January 15, 2003. Accessed November 1, 2014. https://www.opendemocracy.net/arts-Film/article_890.jsp/

 

Photo and Video Credits

19th century Women Drawing , kathleenlmaher.blogspot.com/2012/12/new-york-civil-war-history-plus-two.html#.VFhffel0zIU

Beating of African American Drawing,  usslave.blogspot.com/2011/05/testimony-from-victims-of-new-yorks.html

Bill the Butcher photo , http://www.fastcompany.com/3010811/

Ending Scene Video , https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p-8Lu7MRjQs

Gangs of New York Trailer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UYsS_3zdwmA

Header Photos https://www.dvdbeaver.com

Killing of Bill the Butcher Video, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jn8SVc374U0

New York Girls Video,  www.youtube.com/watch?v=JAiif-W04Ig

the Old Brewery drawing, http://www.urbanography.com/5_points/

 

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