The Great Earl Hyman And William Branch On The American Negro Theatre’s (Video)

Here’s a fantastic video from Harlem Cultural Archives with the great actor Earl Hyman passed away this week following a prolonged illness. Continue Reading →

Harlem Cultural Archives: Sonny The Flower Man In Harlem (Video)

A great interview by the folks at Harlem Cultural Archives with Prentice “Sonny” Gibbs the flower man has become a respected presence on the corner of 135th Street in Harlem, NY, for the past 28 years. Continue Reading →

Harlem Cultural Archives: “Captain Charlie Roberto-FDNY,” Harlem NY (Full Video)

A great interview by the folks at Harlem Cultural Archives with Charlie Roberto, captain of the Ladder Company 26 at the Fire Department of New York FDNY. Continue Reading →

Discovering Harlem Stage, “The Gatehouse,” With Pat Cruz And James King (Video)

A great video by Harlem Cultural Archives in the exploration of the backstory of HarlemStage and its distinctive showplace “The Gatehouse” as told by HarlemStage’s Executives Pat Cruz and James King.

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Lynette Washington At Jazzmobile 2017 In Harlem

NYC Parks and Recreation presents “Jazzmobile on the Beach” the Harlem Cultural Archives invites you to a Jazzmobile Summerfest Concert featuring Lynette Washington with Dennis Bell Jazz NY.  Continue Reading →

Join The Reunion Celebration Of The Riverton Houses’ 70th Anniversary In Harlem

During the summer of 1972, a group men and women who spent a significant part of their childhood and adolescent years in the Riverton Houses in Harlem decided to have an old-timers basketball reunion in the Riverton Playground. Continue Reading →

Harlem Cultural Archives: Camille Billops And Jim Hatch Archivists (video)

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We love the recordings from the Harlem Cultural Archives, and here’s another one. Camille Billops and Jim Hatch were professors at the City College of New York in Manhattan Community District 9 in Harlem, Camille in Art and Jim in English – when they ramped up their “Artists and Influences” oral history project. Continue Reading →

Marcus Samuelsson: Rhubarb and Chipotle Goat Cheese Pizza Recipe

This Rhubarb Goat Cheese and Chipotle Pizza from MarcusSamuelsson.com is a great way to try out a savory rendition of this popular springtime ingredient.

The truth of the matter is that rhubarb is a vegetable in fruit’s clothing, and our intention is to take a stand against its duplicitous nature. No longer will the wool be pulled over our strawberry-rhubarb-dream-filled eyes. Continue Reading →

Congressman Rangel Honors Dr. John Lawrence Sullivan (“Mike”) Holloman, Jr. (video)

Dr. John Lawrence Sullivan HollomanToday, HCA proudly hosted the family and friends of the late, great Dr. John Lawrence Sullivan (“Mike”) Holloman, Jr. – an early and ardent advocate for medical equity. Continue Reading →