Looking North From 130th Street, Harlem, NY, 1902

Adam Clayton Powell Jr Blvd

A wonderful period photograph set right in the heart of pre-Harlem Renaissance looking north on 130th Street, and 7th Avenue (now, Adam Clayton Powell Jr Blvd.), Harlem, New York, 1901. Continue Reading →

New York Public Library’s A People’s History of Harlem

harlem oral hisotry1Harlem history deserves to be documented, preserved, and celebrated, and the New York Public Library started their Community Oral History Project to collect Harlem and surrounding Harlem stories from those who have lived them firsthand. Continue Reading →