Samuel Riley Pierce, Jr., September 8, 1922 – October 31, 2000, was a Harlemite who was Ronald Reagan‘s Secretary of Housing and Urban Development from January 23, 1981 until January 20, 1989.
First, in 2016, Harlem World Magazine found a photograph taken by Cristobol Balenciaga finding inspiration in Harlem from the 1940’s, then, in May 2017, Balenciaga had copied some of the jacket designs of Harlem man Continue Reading →
Photographs By Seitu Oronde On Friday, May 19, 2017, Seitu Oronde was at the Metropolitan Black Bar Awards Dinner at Chelsea Pier in New York, New York.
Pierre Hardy leather boots are great for a Harlem any Harlem weather and on top of that they a great throw back gear from Harlem style a la the 60’s Continue Reading →
James A. Luisi was born on November 2, 1928, in Harlem, he was an American professional basketball player and actor. Luisi is perhaps best known for his role as Lt. Doug Continue Reading →
For thousands of years while the Muscoota and the Wecksquaesgeek Indians lived in this entire section of upper Manhattan Island, the natural topography of this site in West Harlem formed a valley Continue Reading →
A fantastic view looking northwest at the Harlem Pier at 125th Street and Riverside Drive in Manhattanville Harlem, New York, 1890 – 1934.
The summer is coming to a close, but before you start preparing for cold weather and winter coats or preparing OMG should we say GMO food!.
Before the summer ends check out Wordsmith for the Friday Freshen Up series on the West Harlem Piers Park on the last Friday of the month, August 28th.