Bill “Bojangles” Robinson At Ticket Campaign In Harlem 1939

Robinson Bill - At ticket campaign with crowd in HarlemBill “Bojangles” Robinson is all kisses at a Ticket Campaign for the New York Worlds Fair, on 132nd Street and Seventh Avenue in Central Harlem, NY 1939 Continue Reading →

Harlem Renaissance’s Anise Boyer, 1930′s

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“… the cutest brown skin girl in Harlem.” – Walter Winchell 

Pretty as a picture Anise Boyer went from being Harlem’s most popular chorine to becoming apart of America’s number one dance team Anise and Aland in the glorious Harlem era in the 1930s. Continue Reading →

Shirley Temple And Bill ‘Bojangles’ Robinson, 1935

tumblr_ma3kmgLMfv1qhpmnao1_500Shirley Temple and Harlem’s Bill ‘Bojangles’ Robinson behind-the-scenes in the film The Littlest Rebel, in1935. Continue Reading →

The Hoofers Club In Harlem, 1930′s

hoofers clubThe Hoofers Club was an black entertainment establishment and dancers club hangout in Harlem, NY, in the early to mid twentieth century. Continue Reading →

Bill “Bojangles” Robinson

Bill “Bojangles” RobinsonBill “Bojangles” Robinson (May 25, 1878November 25, 1949) was a pioneer and pre-eminent African-American tap dance performer.Childhood. Continue Reading →