Before The Polo Grounds, There Was The Manhattan Field In Harlem, NY 1889

For about a decade near the turn of the last century, now forgotten Manhattan Field in Harlem served as an important New York sports venue. Continue Reading →


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Trailblazing James J. Coogan, Merchant, Real Estate Manager And More, Harlem 1846 – 1915

James Jay Coogan, January 16, 1846 – October 24, 1915, was the borough president of ManhattanN Y from 1899 to 1901, and a successful merchant and real estate manager. Continue Reading →


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