Harlem Lane, Harlem, 1900

Harlem Lane was an old road in the area that served as a popular racecourse for horse-drawn carriages in the 19th century. Continue Reading →

The Speedway, Harlem River, 1900’s (video)

harlem river horse rideAn incredible photograph of the Speedway, Harlem River under the Washington Bridge. The “Speedway” was built in 1900 at a cost of over three million dollars. Continue Reading →

Clyde Frazier Jr’s SlamJam’s First Week

During this first week of Clyde Frazier Jr’s SlamJam at Colonel Charles Young playground 143 and 145street between Lenox Ave and Harlem River Drive in Harlem we present a slice of images from the first week of play. Continue Reading →