Claremont Park and Sakura Park
is a public park located north of West 122nd Street between Riverside Drive and Claremont Avenue in Morningside Heights
in Harlem, NY.Continue reading
It’s the beginning of Fall. Between what might be unbearable weather and the progress towards opening up after COVID, in some ways—at least relative to the rollercoaster of the past few months.Continue reading
By Marko Nobles
Labor Day has come and gone. Hopefully you had a good Labor Day weekend.
Pedestrians entertain themselves as they stroll on West 122nd Street and Riverside Drive
in this image looking north with Grant’s Tomb in the background in Morningside Heights in Harlem, NY, 1897.Continue reading
On Sunday, July 29th, 2018, photographer Seitu Oronde was at the Harlem Week, A Great Day in Harlem event at Grants Tomb on 123rd Street in Harlem, NY.
Jōkichi Takamine (高峰 譲吉 Takamine Jōkichi
, November 3, 1854 – July 22, 1922) was a Japanese chemist. Takamine was born in Takaoka, Toyama Prefecture, in November 1854. His father was a doctor; his mother a member of a family of sake
An amazing photograph looking northeast on a snowy in Riverside Park
with columns and dome from General U.S. Grants Tomb
beyond with a squatters wood shack in the foreground in West Harlem, NY, February 13th, 1901. Continue reading
This early nineteenth-century structure was located on the high ground overlooking the Hudson River on the line of West 126th Street, just north of Grant's Tomb
. Continue reading
Harlem's Independence Day salute on Sunday, July 4th Fireworks will be set off from multiple locations, meaning there will be Instagram-worthy vistas of the display from multiple spots in Harlem.
A great image the moment a Havemeyer Coach
carriages riding north from the multi-story Claremont Restaurant and Inn
at Riverside Drive (at 123rd Street
, a block north of Grant’s Tomb
) in Harlem, NY on May 25, 1895.Continue reading
The outdoor photographs of the historic Claremont Inn
on Riverside Drive at 121st Street in West Harlem
, New York, 1804 until the early 1950's, are well documented with images of the exterior decks and dinning areas.Continue reading
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Hearing the term “national park,” most Americans probably think of Yellowstone or Yosemite, expanses that preserve some of the most remarkable natural features in the country. Continue reading
That's legends Milt Jackson with Jimmy Heath, Bob Cranshaw, MIke LeDonne and Kenny Washington playing in these video series we found on Youtube of a legendary Jazzmobile concert
at Grant's Tomb
in West Harlem, New York on August 28th, 1995.
Photographs By Seitu Oronde
On Sunday, July 31, 2016, the annual Harlem Week's event Harlem Day took place at Grants Tomb at 121st Street and Riverside Drive in West Harlem, New York.Continue reading