Old Wooden House 16-18 Tiemann Place Harlem 1932

16-18-Tiemann-Place harlem ny1Taken from the street looking northeast at 16-18 Tiemann Place (south of 125th Street, between Broadway and Riverside Drive), in West Harlem, New York, 1932. Continue Reading →

550 West 125th Street Harlem New York 1932

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A great mid-day photograph at 550 West 125th Street (at Old Broadway, between 126th and 125th Streets), Manhattanville in Harlem, New York 1932

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Tom Ford Honey Brown Lana Sunglasses

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Tom Ford, Tom Ford, Tom Ford’s rockin these Lana (could easily be Lena) glasses with their modern wood grainish feel, angular end designs with those white to black funky gradient lenses . Continue Reading →

Indian Spring And Tiemann’s Fountain, Harlem NY – 1915

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 In his book Springs and Wells of Manhattan and the Bronx (New-York Historical Society, 1938; written in 1916), James Ruel Smith documented several springs in the area near Broadway and 125th Street which were still flowing at the time– between 1890 and 1915.

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Harlem’s Daniel Tiemann, 1805-1899

daniel tieman bio photoHarlem resident Daniel Fawcett Tiemann (January 9, 1805 – June 29, 1899) was Mayor of New York City from 1858 to 1860. He was a founding trustee of the Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art. Continue Reading →

With A Store In Harlem, Fairway Slumps As Epicure Options Grow

Fairway MarketNY Times reports that today, Fairway shares trade around $1.80 — a little more than the price of three tangerines. Continue Reading →

Rodgers And Hammerstein Harlem, NY, 1940-50’s

Rodgers_and_Hart_in harlemRichard Rodgers (1902–1979) and Oscar Hammerstein II (1895–1960) met in a brownstone on West 119th Street while both attended Columbia University in West Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Harlem Teacher Sexually Abused Up To 6 Kids

teacher sex abuseA teacher at a West Harlem public school sexually assaulted up to six students — and school officials swept the allegations under the rug, court papers say. Continue Reading →

Harlem Chef Matthew Tivy Charged With Sex Crimes

Chef Matthew Tivy is charged with sex with a minor and distribution of child porn.A West Harlem TV chef had sex with an underage Bronx boy in a Best Buy parking lot and boasted of an encounter with another boy, authorities charged Thursday. Continue Reading →

“GMOOMG” Film At West Harlem Piers Park

OMGGMOThe summer is coming to a close, but before you start preparing for cold weather and winter coats or preparing OMG should we say GMO food!. Continue Reading →