We would like to thank the Lehigh University English department and our professors, Deep Singh and Ed Whitley, for their support and guidance during this project. We would also like to thank LTS staff members Michelle Suranofsky and Rob Weidman, and CLIR Fellow Annie Johnson for their instruction in WordPress and in website design principles. Finally, thank you to HarlemShadows.org for allowing us to partner with you.
The image used in the header of this website is part of the Digital Collections of the New York Public Library. Its citation is as follows:
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. “Seventh Avenue, looking north from West 125th Street, in Harlem, New York City, 1934. The RKO Alhambra Theater is on the left; the steeple of the Salem Methodist Episcopal Church is in the center background” The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/45aff4c0-c630-0130-9e95-58d385a7bbd0