Happy Independence Day! Americans have been partying on the 4th of July for more than 200 years now. Check out these photos from celebrations past.
Whether its the pretty girls or parades, hot dogs or hot summer nights, the 4th of July is a day to enjoy the best bits of the Big Apple.
Just take peek at the parties of the past to learn that these Yankee doodle-dandys have been committed to the stars and stripes forever.
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