Bloomingdale Asylum Entry Gate In Morningside Heights, In Harlem, New York 1895

The Bloomingdale Insane Asylum,1821–1889, was a private hospital for the care of the mentally unstable, founded by New York Hospital on 117th Street (between 10th and 11th Avenues) in Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

“The House Beautiful,” The Lafayette Theatre, In Harlem, New York, 1912

The Lafayette Theatre was an entertainment venue located at 132nd Street and 7th Avenue in Harlem, New York that operated from 1912 to 1951.  Continue Reading →

Cows Drink In Harlem Creek Pasture At Lenox Avenue And 116th Street In Harlem 1893

A Cow Pasture (once the farmland of John and Adolph Bussing in inherited from Arent Harmense Bussing), on Lenox Avenue and 116th Street in Harlem, NY in 1893. Continue Reading →

New Mini-Soccer Pitch Opens At Harlem’s Colonel Charles Young Playground

Today, the New York City Soccer Initiative (NYCSI) partners—the Mayor’s Fund to Advance New York City, NYC Parks, New York City Football Club (NYCFC), Continue Reading →


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