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HISTORY DETECTIVES

Fighting for Harlem Land Rights

  • Aired: 10/11/2011
  • 15:13
  • Rating: NR
This ornate 1892 stock certificate bears the name Harlem Associated Heirs Title Company. It includes a detailed map of New York's Harlem. Who are the Harlem Associated Heirs? And does this stock certificate give them a stake in Harlem real estate? This investigation takes HISTORY DETECTIVES host Gwen Wright to an often forgotten chapter of Harlem's history.
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