Irene Amos Morgan, The Trailblazing Story That Echoes From Harlem To Harare

Irene Amos Morgan, April 9, 1917 – August 10, 2007, later known as Irene Morgan Kirkaldy, was an African-American woman from Baltimore, Maryland, who was arrested in Middlesex County, Virginia, in 1944.

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Seitu’s World: The Duke Ellington Concert, Celebrating Everything Ellington In Harlem

On Sunday, September 19th, 2021, the free and open to the public attended the Duke Ellington Concert at The Duke Ellington Statue (at 110th Street and 5th Avenue) in Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →


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The Legendary Mamie Gilroy, Actress, Singer, A Cocktail Named After Her And Harlemite

You may not have heard of Mamie Gilroy, 1871 – August 8, 1904, but she was an actress, singer in musical theatre, and Harlemite who lived at 130 East 115th Street in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →


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The Foster Mansion On 103rd Street And “13th Avenue” In West Harlem, New York, 1879

This is 310 Riverside Drive at 103rd Street in Harlem, NY, looking north from the top of the stairs next to the stone wall from 1879. Continue Reading →


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