36 relations: Adam Clayton Powell Jr., Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Charlie Parker, Clara Ward, Cotton Club, Flatbush Avenue–Brooklyn College (IRT Nostrand Avenue Line), Harlem, Harlem Globetrotters, Harlem–148th Street (IRT Lenox Avenue Line), IRT Lenox Avenue Line, IRT White Plains Road Line, Joe Louis, Lenox Avenue, Louis Armstrong, Manhattan, Metro station, Metropolitan Transportation Authority, MTA Regional Bus Operations, NAACP, New Lots Avenue (IRT New Lots Line), New York City Subway, Paid area, Railroad switch, Randalls and Wards Islands, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Short Line (bus company), Side platform, The Bronx, Times Square–42nd Street/Port Authority Bus Terminal (New York City Subway), Turnstile, Wakefield–241st Street (IRT White Plains Road Line), 125th Street (IRT Lenox Avenue Line), 145th Street (IRT Lenox Avenue Line), 149th Street–Grand Concourse (IRT Lines), 2 (New York City Subway service), 3 (New York City Subway service).
Adam Clayton Powell Jr. (November 29, 1908 – April 4, 1972) was a Baptist pastor and an American politician, who represented Harlem, New York City, in the United States House of Representatives (1945–71).
The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 is a civil rights law that prohibits discrimination based on disability.
Charles Parker Jr. (August 29, 1920 – March 12, 1955), also known as Yardbird and Bird, was an American jazz saxophonist and composer.
Clara Mae Ward (April 21, 1924 – January 16, 1973) was an American gospel artist who achieved great artistic and commercial success during the 1940s and 1950s, as leader of The Famous Ward Singers.
The Cotton Club was a New York City nightclub located in Harlem on 142nd Street and Lenox Avenue from 1923 to 1935, then briefly in the midtown Theater District from 1936 to 1940.
Flatbush Avenue–Brooklyn College (announced as Brooklyn College–Flatbush Avenue on rolling stock) is the southern terminal station on the IRT Nostrand Avenue Line of the New York City Subway.
Harlem is a large neighborhood in the northern section of the New York City borough of Manhattan.
The Harlem Globetrotters are an exhibition basketball team.
Harlem–148th Street (signed as 148th Street–Lenox Terminal) is a terminal station on the IRT Lenox Avenue Line of the New York City Subway.
The Lenox Avenue Line is one of the IRT lines in the New York City Subway, mostly built as part of the first subway line.
The White Plains Road Line is a rapid transit line of the IRT division of the New York City Subway serving the central Bronx.
Joseph Louis Barrow (May 13, 1914 – April 12, 1981), best known as Joe Louis and nicknamed the "Brown Bomber", was an American professional boxer who competed from 1934 to 1951.
Lenox Avenue – also named Malcolm X Boulevard; both names are officially recognized – is the primary north–south route through Harlem in the upper portion of the New York City borough of Manhattan.
Louis Daniel Armstrong (August 4, 1901 – July 6, 1971), nicknamed Satchmo, Satch, and Pops, was an American trumpeter, composer, singer and occasional actor who was one of the most influential figures in jazz.
Manhattan is the most densely populated borough of New York City, its economic and administrative center, and its historical birthplace.
A metro station or subway station is a railway station for a rapid transit system, which as a whole is usually called a "metro" or "subway".
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) is a public benefit corporation responsible for public transportation in the U.S. state of New York, serving 12 counties in Downstate New York, along with two counties in southwestern Connecticut under contract to the Connecticut Department of Transportation, carrying over 11 million passengers on an average weekday systemwide, and over 850,000 vehicles on its seven toll bridges and two tunnels per weekday.
MTA Regional Bus Operations (RBO) is the surface transit division of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA).
The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) is a civil rights organization in the United States, formed in 1909 as a bi-racial organization to advance justice for African Americans by a group, including, W. E. B. Du Bois, Mary White Ovington and Moorfield Storey.
New Lots Avenue is the eastern (railroad southern) terminal of the IRT New Lots Line of the New York City Subway.
The New York City Subway is a rapid transit system owned by the City of New York and leased to the New York City Transit Authority, a subsidiary agency of the state-run Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA).
In rail transport, the paid area is a dedicated "inner" zone in a railway station or metro station barriers, which visitor or passenger requires a valid ticket, checked smartcard or a pass to get in.
A railroad switch, turnout, or points is a mechanical installation enabling railway trains to be guided from one track to another, such as at a railway junction or where a spur or siding branches off.
Randalls Island (also called Randall's Island) and Wards Island are conjoined islands, collectively called Randalls and Wards Islands, in the New York City borough of Manhattan, "Purchased in 1772 by British Captain James Montresor; sold in 1784 to Johnathan Randel; acquired by City of New York in 1835." separated from Manhattan by the Harlem River, from Queens by the East River and Hell Gate, and from the Bronx by the Bronx Kill.
The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture is a research library of the New York Public Library (NYPL) and an archive repository for information on people of African descent worldwide.
Short Line is a brand name for three different Coach USA companies, Hudson Transit Lines, Hudson Transit Corporation, and Chenango Valley Bus Lines that provide local, commuter and intercity bus service in lower New York State, primarily along the Route 17 and Southern Tier corridor.
A side platform is a platform positioned to the side of a pair of tracks at a railway station, tram stop, or transitway.
The Bronx is the northernmost of the five boroughs of New York City, in the U.S. state of New York.
Times Square–42nd Street/Port Authority Bus Terminal is a New York City Subway station complex located under Times Square and the Port Authority Bus Terminal, at the intersection of 42nd Street, Seventh and Eighth Avenues, and Broadway in Midtown Manhattan.
A turnstile, also called a baffle gate or turnstyle, is a form of gate which allows one person to pass at a time.
Wakefield–241st Street is a terminal station on the IRT White Plains Road Line of the New York City Subway, located at the intersection of 241st Street and White Plains Road in the Wakefield neighborhood of the Bronx.
125th Street is a station on the IRT Lenox Avenue Line of the New York City Subway.
145th Street is a station on the IRT Lenox Avenue Line of the New York City Subway.
149th Street–Grand Concourse is a New York City Subway station complex shared by the IRT Jerome Avenue Line and the IRT White Plains Road Line.
The 2 Seventh Avenue Express is a rapid transit service in the A Division of the New York City Subway.
The 3 Seventh Avenue Express is a rapid transit service in the A Division of the New York City Subway.