Harlem One Stop

HARLEM RENAISSANCE CENTENNIAL SPRING HIGHLIGHTS ANNOUNCED

April 10, 2019 · Articles

Harlem One Stop, originator of Harlem Renaissance 100, applauds diversity of events and programming along with scope of community collaboration  Founder Yuien Chin sees renewed interest in Harlem’s heritage, pioneering creativity, and role in defining New York City’s culture   HARLEM, NEW YORK (April 9, 2019) — Harlem One Stop, a leading uptown destination marketing

African-American Photographer James Latimer Allen’s Madonna and Child

January 29, 2019 · Articles · Blog · Celebration

The African American photographer James L. Allen (1907-1977) created this image of a black woman cradling a black infant in her arms during the 1930s (Fig. 1). Allen operated a studio in Harlem between 1926 and 1943 producing artistic and commercial photographs.1 During the Harlem Renaissance, mother and child portraits and figure studies were especially