The Legendary “Striver’s Row”, St. Nicholas Historic District In Harlem 1891 –

The St. Nicholas Historic District, known as “Striver’s Row”, is a historic district located on both sides of West 138th and West 139th Streets between Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard in Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

Legendary Harlemite Hattie King Reavis, Worked At The Lafayette Theatre, Black Swan Records And More

Hattie King Reavis, also known as H. King Reavis or Hattie Beatrice Reavis, November 18, 1890 – March 12, 1970, was a singer, song writer, and theater performer who lived in Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

Harlem Resident, Vietnam Vet, Presidential Aide And More, John P. Wheeler III

John Parsons Wheeler III, December 14, 1944 –c. December 30, 2010, known as Jack Wheeler, was a Harlem resident, he was chairman of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund. Continue Reading →