The New York Landmarks Conservancy has announced the winners of the 2021 Lucy G. Moses Preservation Awards. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!
By Ed Davila June 17, 2020, marked the 92nd birthday of Herbert “Chuck” Griffin, the legendary East Harlem coach and social activist. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Continue Reading →
Morris “Moe” Berg, was born in Harlem on March 2, 1902 – May 29, 1972. Director Aviva Kempner says in her documentary, ‘The Spy Behind Home Plate,’ that “the Bergs Continue Reading →
John James Audubon (Jean-Jacques Audubon), April 26, 1785 – January 27, 1851, was a French-American ornithologist, naturalist, and painter. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!
Countee Cullen (pronounced “Coun-tay”, not “Coun-tee”), May 30, 1903 – January 9, 1946, born as Coleman Rutherford, was an African American poet, author and scholar. Become an Harlem World Insider Continue Reading →
Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced on Friday that the New York State Board for Historic Preservation has recommended adding 18 properties, resources, and districts to the State and National Registers of Continue Reading →
Rosa Cuthbert Guy, September 1, 1922 – June 3, 2012, was a Trinidad-born American writer who grew up in Harlem, New York. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Continue Reading →