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Dyckman Fireworks - Emmanuel Abreu

Uptown Video: Dyckman Street Time Travel

Travel back in time via historic photographs to the Dyckman Strip of the early 1900s. Related: UPTOWN VIDEO: HISTORY OF ISHAM PARK UPTOWN VIDEO: THE DYCKMAN OVAL – UPTOWN’S FORGOTTEN BALLPARK UPTOWN VIDEO: MIRAMAR SALTWATER POOL – INWOOD, NYC…

Uptown Video: Washington Heights Be Like

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Uptown Video: History of Isham Park

This week, the always erudite Cole Thompson gives us another outstanding video. This one expounds on the colorful history of Isham Park. Related: UPTOWN VIDEO: THE DYCKMAN OVAL – UPTOWN’S FORGOTTEN BALLPARK UPTOWN VIDEO: MIRAMAR SALTWATER POOL – INWOOD,…

Uptown Video: The Harlem Hellfighters’ Great War

Please do yourself a favor and press play above for a superb documentary on the 369th Infantry Regiment, which was famously known as the Harlem Hellfighters. The Harlem Hellfighters served valiantly in both World Wars but since they were…

Uptown Video: Washington Heights Be Like

View this post on Instagram Washington Heights Be Like Video: @erickestrada_ www.UptownCollective.com A post shared by Uptown Collective (@uptowncollectiv) on Jul 21, 2020 at 10:02am PDT We invite you to subscribe to the weekly Uptown Love newsletter, like our…

Dyckman Fireworks - Emmanuel Abreu

Uptown Video: NoMAA’s #StayHomeOpenStudios with Emmanuel Abreu

Each week, NoMAA’s #StayHomeOpenStudios takes you to an artist’s home for a deep dive into their process and craft. Earlier this month, NoMAA featured the homie, photographer extraordinaire and certified daredevil, Emmanuel Abreu. Check it out ASAP fam. We…

Uptown Video: Miramar Saltwater Pool – Inwood, NYC

Shout out to local historian Cole Thompson for another awesome video that takes us back in time to the Uptown that once was. This one is a brief history of the Miramar Saltwater Pool, which was once located in…

Dyckman Park Basketball - Washington Heights, NYC

Uptown Video: Uptown’s Forgotten Slave Cemetery

Prior to 1827, the Dyckmans, and other Uptown families, made use of enslaved labor. Today the Dyckman Farmhouse has been preserved as museum on Broadway and West 204th Street in the Inwood section of northern Manhattan. The cemetery where…

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Uptown Video: Immigrant Heritage Week 2020 – Buunni Coffee

To celebrate Immigrant Heritage Week 2020, the Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs gave a well-deserved shout out to the beloved Buunni Coffee. We invite you to subscribe to the weekly Uptown Love newsletter, like our Facebook page and follow us on Twitter & Instagram or e-mail us…