"Harlem: The Place"

Photograph: Camilo Jos? Vergara
Carolina Meat and Vegetable Market, 1970
New-York Historical Society, Upper West Side Sunday August 12 2012 11:00 - 17:00
Photographer Camilo José Vergara captured the people of Harlem in the first phase of his N-YHS show. Now for the second rotation, he focuses on its structures: brownstones, storefronts, trees, and mural- and graffiti-covered walls, starting in 1970.
Venue name: New-York Historical Society
Contact:
Address: 170 Central Park West
New York
10024
Cross street: between 76th and 77th Sts
Opening hours: Tue–Thu, Sat 10am–6pm; Fri 10am–8pm; Sun 11am–5pm
Transport: Subway: B, C to 81st St–Museum of Natural History; 1 to 79th St