Boy At St. Nicholas Avenue Harlem Spring, NY, 1899 (Photograph)

Unidentified boy is photographed by James Reuel Smith seated on a boulder above a spring at St. Nicholas Avenue and West 139th Street, Harlem, New York, May 5, 1899.

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‘Nude Dancer And Dancers’ At Club In Harlem NY, By Aarron Siskin, 1937 (Photos)

164_dda8d90d33ae3a23d286d09548333120A unique series of photographs taken by Aarron Siskin who documented the Harlem renaissance like one above of a semi-nude dancer above and the dancers below in Harlem, New York, 1937.  Continue Reading →


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Little Boys In The Hood, Lexington And 118th Street, Harlem, NY, 1912 (Photograph)

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A vintage image of neighborhood boys sitting on a gate, midday outside a brownstone at the corner of Lexington Avenue and 118th Street in Harlem, NY. Circa 1912. Continue Reading →


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