In 1913, a New York Female Giants baseball game on Lenox Oval shows McAvoy’s Saloon in the background, the northwest corner of 145th Street and Lenox Avenue. The hotel building later to become the Hotel Olga stands out of the frame to the right. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress), 1913.
This photo citation was first published by Eric K. Washington on July 30, 2013, in his Examiner.com article called, “Hotel Olga, Race retreat of the Harlem Renaissance.” To read the full article and see more related images in context, kindly go follow this link: http://www.examiner.com/article/hotel-olga-race-resort-of-the-harlem-renaissance
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