Our Lady of Lourdes School, Harlem, 1914

A statue stands in the center with American flags waving on each side a top of the Our Lady of Lourdes School at 468 West 143rd Street in Harlem, NY, Continue Reading →

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.

Harlem Fish Market, 1920’s

This was the Fish Market at 656 West 125th Street on a triangle on Manhattan street (now renamed 125th Street to the right and St. Clair Street to the left) Continue Reading →

West End Theatre in Harlem, 1903

A horse-drawn delivery carriage advertising the West End Theatre (built-in 1902 by developer Meyer R. Bimberg known as “Bim the Button Man” who was a visionary and built the Yorkville, Continue Reading →