In New York City, at the turn of the century from around 1910 up until 1935, the Harlem neighborhood had developed into something of a black cultural mecca. Become an Continue Reading →
HNA presents Up South, a public art installation honoring the history of those who birthed the movements leading up to, Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!
Black-owned businesses, cultural organizations, and community organizations across the state of New York, led by the Harlem Business Alliance, are racing against the clock to modify major pillars within the Continue Reading →
The state of New York depicts the gambling laws for Harlem. Most of the gambling legislation New York has dates back hundreds of years. Become an Harlem World Insider – Continue Reading →
The Nest Club was a cabaret in Harlem, more specifically an after-hours club, at 169 West 133rd Street – a street known then both as “Swing Street” and “Jungle Alley”. Continue Reading →
Gambling laws in modern-day New York State are confusing and at times contradictory, but it hasn’t always been this way. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!
By Jeffrey B. Perry The forthcoming, December 2020, Columbia University Press publication of “Hubert Harrison: The Struggle for Equality, 1918-1927,” follows “Hubert Harrison: The Voice of Harlem Radicalism, 1883-1918.” Become Continue Reading →