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Simon Gillis: A 3-time Olympian Who Accidentally Killed a Boy in Harlem in 1904.

Today, if you follow Park Avenue all the way north to its terminus at the Harlem River somewhere near 135th Street, you’ll find the brown-brick┬áLincoln Houses, built by the New York City Housing Authority in 1948. The towers hold some … Continue reading

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