Video and Images Depicting Cultural Events and Destinations in Harlem
HarlemAmerica Moments “For The Culture”
HarlemAmerica Moments "For The Culture"The Harlem Derby began as a one day gathering of people demonstrating the pomp of the Kentucky Derby done “Harlem Style”
Harlem, often dubbed the Mecca of black culture, has history bursting out of every brownstone. So many people, places, and events that sparked global conversations and movements came from this neighborhood in NYC.
From writers and philosophers to jazz artists and civil rights leaders, Harlem is a place that is never imitated with a community that is often underestimated.
Let’s take a look at some of the events and people that made Harlem famous.
The Great Migration
In 1914, World War I began in Europe, and the northern United States saw a shortage of industrial laborers. To fix this, they …