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The general feeling within the Mormon Church is that education never stops. Seventh in our series “The Power of the Mormons in New York City”
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He sees Harlem as a lion’s den in which he and others try to survive. Like Daniel of the Bible, he feels able to face the lions.
During the 1930s, Harlem was the greatest Protestant center in New York City.
We are making available excerpts of a hard to get report on the 1930 census of Harlem churches done by the Greater New York Federation of Churches.
Billie Holiday wrote her song “God bless the child” with Arthur Herzog, Jr. in the same year that Helen Levitt took this Harlem photo.
Martin Luther King, Jr.’s appearance at Billy Graham’s 1957 evangelistic crusade in NYC infuriated segregationists.
Free events, big events, interesting events and photos about Reverend King and New York City