HISTORIC SITES

315 Convent Avenue

Billy Strayhorn & Aaron Bridgers Residence

Jazz great Billy Strayhorn lived here with his partner, jazz pianist Aaron Bridgers, from 1939 to 1948, though Strayhorn stayed... Learn More

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HISTORIC SITES

180 West 135th Street

Harlem YMCA

The 135th Street Branch of the YMCA (now the Harlem YMCA) and the original West 135th Street Branch across the... Learn More

Organization & Community Spaces
HISTORIC SITES

170 West 130th Street

National Headquarters for the 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom

Beginning in the 1920s, this Harlem rowhouse was home to a number of important Black social and political organizations. Most... Learn More

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133 West 138th Street

Alberta Hunter Residence

From 1927 to at least 1945, the closeted blues singer Alberta Hunter owned an apartment in this Harlem building. During... Learn More

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