March 16th In NYC History
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1648...Dutch governor Peter Stuyvesant issues the first tavern license in New Amsterdam.
1993...Workers at the New York Post put out a "mutiny edition" in defiance of new owner Abe Hirschfeld, who steps down after only two weeks at the helm.
1999...The Dow Jones Industrial Average peeks over the 10,000 mark for the first time.