From Harlem To Hollywood Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Is Everyday

During the less than 13 years of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s leadership of the modern American Civil Rights Movement, from December 1955 until April 4, 1968.

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Harlem Artists Guild, Founded By Augusta Savage, Charles Alston, Elba Lightfoot, Louise E. Jefferson, Arthur Schomburg, And Many Others 1935 –

The goal of the founder of the Harlem Artists Guild was to encourage young talent, providing a forum for the discussion of the visual arts in the community. Continue Reading →

Harlem Collectible: “The High Bridge At Harlem,” In New York, 1843, Anstice Woodcut

A wonderful vintage “The High Bridge At Harlem,” print from Amazon, the high Bridge was (originally the Aqueduct Bridge) is the oldest bridge in New York City. Continue Reading →

Actor, Activist, Ambassador And Harlem Sidney L. Poitier Passes 1927 – 2022 (Video)

Sidney L. Poitier, February 20, 1927 – January 6, 2022, was a Bahamian-American actor, film director, activist, and ambassador with a deep history in Harlem. Continue Reading →

Leslie Arthur Julien “Hutch” Hutchinson, From Harlem To Hampstead, 1900 – 1969

Leslie Arthur Julien Hutchinson, known as “Hutch”, 7 March 1900 – 18 August 1969, was one of the biggest cabaret stars in the world during the 1920s and 1930s. Continue Reading →

John Pintard Jr., A Merchant Who Brought Santa Claus To The USA, A Philanthropist And Harlemite 1759 – 1844

John Pintard, Jr., May 18, 1759 – June 21, 1844, was a Harlem merchant, philanthropist and the man that brought Santa Claus to America. Continue Reading →

West Harlem’s George Carlin, One Of The Best Comics Of All Time, 1937 – 2008

George Denis Patrick Carlin, May 12, 1937 – June 22, 2008, was an American comedian, actor, author and social critic. Continue Reading →

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