David Levering Lewis Quote: “Harlem was the main chance for…”

Harlem was the main chance for the east end of New York, for eastsiders, as that real estate boom that took place in the 1890s – and it was a preposterous one where people bought and sold, and everything appreciated with each sale – and eventually, of course, the house of cards would crumble.

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Name: David Levering Lewis
Profession: Historian
Nationality: American
Birthday: May 25, 1936
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