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How 125th Street has changed, through photographs

Over its 200 years in existence, 125th Street has undergone major changes, some of which have occurred in just the last decade.

Watch the video above to compare modern-day photographs of 125th Street icons with photographs of those same icons during the mid-1900s, which were pulled from the Spectator archives and provided by the New York Public Library.

Plus, listen to what a few Harlem residents had to say about the street that has defined a neighborhood for two centuries.


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