Harlem Lane was an old road in the area that served as a popular racecourse for horse-drawn carriages in the 19th century.
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 →
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 →
Firehouse, a two-story, shingled fire station with tower, horses pulling wagon, left, large structure to right.
Here is a snap shot of a south bound Trolley car and a man on a bicycle on Broadway crossing 122nd Street in West Harlem in 1919.
The very first settlement in Harlem Township was on the east side of the Rock River on what was called “Big Bottom.”
A great photograph looking west across West 137th Street and Broadway in West Harlem, on in June 19th in 1910.