The Baby Grand Bar
at 319 West 125th Street (between St. Nicholas and 8th avenue)
, opened in 1953, it was a saloon with a bright mural of a piano above the door and a rich Art Deco décor. Continue reading
Richard Claxton "Dick" Gregory
, October 12, 1932 – August 19, 2017, was an American civil rights activist, social critic, writer, entrepreneur, comedian, conspiracy theorist, and occasional actor throughout Harlem for decades. Continue reading
Rare, rare photograph from the recently purchased Jet magazine archives with Nipsey Russell
Harlem's 'Son Of Fun'
at the Baby Grand nightclub
in Harlem, 1954.