A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006. Now a Popeyes fast food restaurant on Google Maps.

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Entry from November 05, 2022
“Brooklyn of Tokyo” (Daikanyamach?, Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan)

Entry in progress—BP
 
Wikipedia: Daikanyamachō, Shibuya
Daikanyamachō (代官山町, Daikan’yama-chō), or simply Daikanyama (代官山), is a place in Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan. The neighborhood is known for its small boutique shops, giving it the nickname “the Brooklyn of Tokyo.” It is served by Daikan-yama Station on the Tokyu Toyoko Line.
 
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Nicknamed the Little Brooklyn of Tokyo, Daikanyama is a trendy corner of Tokyo well worth exploring: https://buff.ly/2oUR7uI
8:15 AM · Sep 14, 2018·Buffer

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CityNeighborhoods • Saturday, November 05, 2022 • Permalink


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