Satchel Paige And Goose Tatum, Harlem Stars Negro League, 1962

Satchel Paige & Goose Tatum Harlem Stars Negro League 8x10 B&W PhotoTwo baseball greats Satchel Paige and Goose Tatum posed together in this vintage photograph of as they wait for the game in Harlem, New York, 1962. Continue Reading →

Harlemite La La Anthony Sends TLC To Hubby Melo After Knicks Are Out Of Playoffs

lalamelofeatHarlemite and real-life basketball wife La La Anthony has been riding with her NBA baller hubby Carmelo Anthony for a while now and she has no shame in letting the world know that she’s still his number one fan both on and off the court.

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Seitu’s World: Children’s Tumor Foundation Mini Marathon

seitu marathon 1Seitu Oronde was at Children’s Tumor Foundations Mini Marathon on March 16th, 2014 in Wall Street proved to be an exciting event that brings together thousands of runners for a 13.1-mile race. Continue Reading →

Joe Louis’ Vs Billy Conn Championship At Polo Grounds, Harlem, 1941

Louis against Billy Conn HarlemThe Brown Bomber, in a great ringside seat photograph of the Joe Louis’ bout against Billy Conn, the Light Heavyweight Champion met on June 18, 1941. Continue Reading →

Become a SummerStage Member

femi-kuti-summerstage-106-267x400Summer’s just around the corner! Want to get advance tickets and skip the line? Become a SummerStage Member today and get exclusive pre-sale codes, express entry and other benefits all season long.

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Marva Trotter Louis, Harlem Model, 1936

Harlem’s Marva Trotter Louis, the Chicago stenographer turned model, singer and the first wife of boxing legend Joe Louis and had two children (daughter Jacqueline in 1943 and son Joseph Louis Barrow, Jr. in 1947). Continue Reading →

The Harlem Chic’s And The Harlem Queens Basketball Team, 1958-1960

The Dempsey Hovland‘s who managed the House of David basketball team in the 1930s, also created the New York Harlem Chic’s basketball team the first all female African-American basketball team in the USA, the female version of the Harlem Globetrotters. Continue Reading →

Harlem Fish Market, 1920’s

Satchel Paige, Harlem 1941

Here is a great photos of one of the greatest pitchers in baseball history Satchel Paige waiting for pool hall adversary, on a street in Harlem, New York (1941). Continue Reading →