TBT: Epic Photos of Black Excellence From Harlem in the '70s

Get into the groove with these epic pics of Harlem in the 1970s.

Joslyn Winkfield May, 12, 2016

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1970: Call ahead.

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1970: A jazz band plays on.

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1970: Their eyes were watching.

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1970: Wedding Bells.

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1970: Black Panther Vibes

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1970: School's out.

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Seeing red.

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1978: Church Bound.

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1975: Dressed to impress.

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1970: Coily Crowns

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1970: Summer scenes.

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1972: Two boys take a ride.

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1970: Summer strolling.

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1970: Dance lessons.

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1970: Jump.

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1975: Pam Grier plays tennis.

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1973: Quintessential summer.

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1970: Coupling in the park.

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1978: Can you stand the rain.

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1978: Posted.

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1970: Playing ball.

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1975: Boyhood.

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1975: All hands on deck.

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1978: Word on the street.

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1973: Look for a sign.

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