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Alice Kornegay Triangle

Lexington Ave., E. 128 St. to E. 129 St.

Manhattan

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This text is part of Parks’ Historical Signs Project and can be found posted within the park.

Alice Wragg Kornegay (1932‑1996) was a pioneering community advocate in East Harlem for more than thirty‑five years.  Born in Georgetown, South Carolina, she came to East Harlem to live with cousins at the age of ten, after her parents died.  She studied social work at Baruch College, and received a Bachelor of Science degree from Antioch College in Baltimore, Maryland.  She married Richard Kornegay, and together they raised a family.

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Alice Kornegay Triangle Weather

  • Thu
    Mostly Sunny
    60°F
  • Fri
    Partly Sunny
    57°F
  • Sat
    Rain Likely
    56°F
  • Sun
    Breezy
    49°F

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