Exhibit Credits: Chelsea Trembly
University of the Streets (UOTS) is a non-profit organization that was founded in 1969. It is located at 130 East 7th Street, New York, NY. It was created by Real Great Society (RGS) a non-profit community development organization that was created by ex-gang members who lived on the Lower East Side (or the East Village). The aim of RGS was to help youth creatively and positively channel their energy. To ...
This picture shows young male members of the Church of All Nations with a staff member in the building's basement locker room. The staff member stands on the left side of the image, while one boy is seated at the center. Other young men stand behind an opening in a wall. The image was originally included in the Clarion C.O.A.N. yearbook.
The New York Transit Museum Archives holds rich collections of photographs, maps, drawings, documents, and ephemera relating to New York's…