Harlem born Ron Walker talks to Harlem Cultural Archives about his father Snookie who owned Snookie’s Sugar Bowl a luncheonette in Harlem, New York during the 1950’s and 1960’s.
The New Harlem World Locals Show With Lil Nickelson : It’s the debut of the Harlem World Locals Show. Great personalities from the beautiful scene of historic Harlem. Today’s first guest is long time local Lil Nickelson, she is community Continue Reading →
St. Walburgas Convent And School, Harlem, NY, 1904-1957 : A great photo-post card of the original Victorian homes of the St. Walburga Convent and School from the first half of the turn of the 20th century at 139th Street and Continue Reading →
Dining With Miss Lil: BMA 1st Annual Awards Reception : By Lil Nickelson Growing up in the Hamilton Heights section of Harlem in the 1960s and 1970s, I don’t recall any vacant commercial real estate spaces on Amsterdam Avenue, Broadway, Continue Reading →
The African American Day Parade
The African-American Day Parade was founded in the spring of 1968. The first meeting was held at 2315 Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Continue Reading →