34 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 – 148th Street (IRT Lenox Avenue Line), Harlem Globetrotters, IRT Lenox Avenue Line, IRT White Plains Road Line, Joe Louis, Lenox Avenue, Louis Armstrong, Manhattan, Metro station, MTA Regional Bus Operations, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, New Lots Avenue (IRT New Lots Line), New York City Subway, Paid area, Railroad switch, Randalls and Wards Islands, 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 (New York City Subway), 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 (ADA) is a law that was enacted by the U.S. Congress in 1990.
Charles Parker, Jr. (August 29, 1920 – March 12, 1955), also known as "Yardbird" and "Bird", was an American jazz saxophonist and composer.
Clara Ward (April 21, 1924 – January 16, 1973) was an American gospel artist who achieved great artistic and commercial success in the 1940s and 1950s, as leader of The Famous Ward Singers.
The Cotton Club was a New York City night club located first in the Harlem neighborhood on 142nd St & Lenox Ave from 1923 to 1935 and then for a brief period from 1936 to 1940 in the midtown Theater District.
Flatbush Avenue – Brooklyn College is the southern terminal station on the IRT Nostrand Avenue Line of the New York City Subway.
Harlem is a large neighborhood within the northern section of the New York City borough of Manhattan.
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 Harlem Globetrotters are an exhibition basketball team that combines athleticism, theater, and comedy.
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 (sometimes referred to as WPR 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, was an American professional boxer.
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 Armstrong (August 4, 1901 – July 6, 1971), nicknamed Satchmo or Pops, was an American jazz trumpeter, singer, and one of the pivotal and most influential figures in jazz music.
Manhattan is the most densely populated of the five boroughs of New York City.
A metro station or subway station is a railway station for a rapid transit system, often known by names such as "metro", "underground" and "subway".
MTA Regional Bus Operations (RBO) is the surface transit division of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA), created in 2008 to consolidate all bus operations operated by the MTA.
The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) is an African-American civil rights organization in the United States, formed in 1909 by Moorfield Storey, Mary White Ovington and W. E. B. Du Bois.
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,Hood, Clifton.
In rail transport, the paid area is a dedicated "inner" zone in a railway station or metro station barriers.
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 two parts of an island, 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.
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, a tram stop or a transitway.
The Bronx is the northernmost of the five boroughs of New York City, in the U.S. state of New York, located south of Westchester County and north of the boroughs of Manhattan and Queens.
Times Square – 42nd Street / Port Authority Bus Terminal is a large 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, 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.