The Abyssinian Development Corporation
(ADC) is celebrating the groundbreaking for the Harlem Renaissance Ballroom complex on Friday. Sheena Wright
, president and CEO of the ADC, explains why they fought landmark status for the historic Renaissance Ballroom and Casino. Michael Henry Adams
, Harlem historian and the author of Harlem: Lost and Found
(Monacelli Press, 2001) argues that Harlem deserves more landmarked buildings.