Miss Suzie Porter, By James Van Der Zee, Harlem, NY 1915

WE DON’T SELL, WE TELL HARLEM STORIES! A great image of Harlem resident Miss Suzie Porter at home by legendary Harlem photographer James Van Der Zee, in Harlem New York, Continue Reading →

James Van Der Zee’s G.G.G. Studio, Harlem, 1940’s

WE DON’T SELL, WE TELL HARLEM STORIES! A rare photograph of the James Van Der Zee’s studio located on the east side of Lenox Avenue between 123rd and 124th Streets, Continue Reading →

Legendary Harlemite Jennie Louise Van Der Zee “Madame E. Toussaint Welcome” 1885-1956

WE DON’T SELL, WE TELL HARLEM STORIES! Madame E. Toussaint Welcome, born Jennie Louise Van Der Zee, January 10, 1885 – 1956, was an African-American visual artist associated with the Continue Reading →

Nile Rodgers, CHIC, Ne-Yo, Luke James and more At Apollo’s Spring Gala

WE DON’T SELL, WE TELL HARLEM STORIES! The Apollo Theater today announced details for its largest fundraising event – Apollo Spring Gala 2015. The star-studded benefit concert will feature diverse Continue Reading →