Cotton Club of Harlem (1923- )

Cotton Club Orchestra, Harlem, 1925 Image Ownership: Public Domain Opened in 1923, the Cotton Club on 142nd St & Lenox Ave in the heart of Harlem, New York was operated by white New York gangster Owney Madden. Madden used the Cotton Club as an outlet … Read MoreCotton Club of Harlem (1923- )