125th Street And Fifth Avenue, Harlem, NY, 1920

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A great view of 125th Street  and Fifth Avenue in Harlem, twenty years after the turn of the century and the first year of the roaring 1920’s. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Victoria Theater Conversion Happening?

marriott13u-4-webThe announcement’s been made before (not just once, twice, or even three times), so Wednesday’s declaration by state officials that work will begin in mid-2015 on transforming Harlem’s Victoria Theater begs the question: is itactually for real this time? Continue Reading →

125th Street Faces 3 Years of Detours

extralargeA project to repair the 125th Street exit of the Harlem River Drive that’s set to begin early next year will reroute highway traffic onto residential streets for more than three years, according to they city’sDepartment of Transportation. Continue Reading →

116th Street and Lexington Avenue Platform Harlem, 1914

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A great photograph on a sunny day taken on the 116th Street and Lexington Avenue subway platform looking north, on December 14th, in East Harlem, New York, 1914. Continue Reading →