Monday, August 02, 2010

West 139th Street Renamed "John Hicks Way"



"In honor of the occasion, we’ve dug up this interview with Gary Walker from Februrary 2006, his final appearance on WBGO". Listen: Frederick Douglas Boulevard and John Hicks Way: 139th Street to be Renamed Tomorrow - Posted on July 30th, 2010 by Michael Downes, WBGO.org

"JOHN HICKS WAY" is 139th St. between Edgecombe Ave. and Frederick Douglass Blvd.


(Image: Apartment of Billie Holiday 139th St., Art by Tony Millionaire) Historic Harlem Tour - In cooperation with Ephemera Press, creators of the "Harlem Renaissance Walking Tour and Guide," Jerry Jazz Musician presents a variety of key Harlem figures and institutions, their addresses, and sights and sounds from its historic and creative past. Take the tour: jerryjazzmusician.com