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Celebrating 100 Years of Harlem as the Mecca of Black Culture

After 100 years the Harlem Hellfighters nickname is finally official

January 29, 2021 · Articles

NEW YORK — The Harlem Hellfighters are now officially the Harlem Hellfighters. 100 years after the New York National Guard’s 369th Infantry Regiment earned the nickname in World War I, the Army has recognized the right of 369th Sustainment Brigade Soldiers to call themselves Hellfighters. The Army Center of Military History, which approved the official

Jacob Lawrence Painting, Missing for Decades, Is Found by Met Visitor

October 24, 2020 · Articles

The Metropolitan Museum’s celebrated exhibition “Jacob Lawrence: The American Struggle” has drawn many visitors, but recently one of them had a revelation: She suspected that one of five panels missing from the artist’s original series of 30 re-examining the nation’s early history had been hanging in her neighbors’ Upper West Side apartment for decades. Continue