NYC Honorary Street Names


Amzi (“Andy”) Anderson Lane (Bronx)
Present name:Barnes Avenue
Location:Between East 223rd and East 224th Streets.
Honoree: Amzi Alton Anderson, known as Andy, was born in 1934 in Jetersville VA. He began working as a barber while attending Virginia State University. After serving in the US Army, he worked at Fuller's Barber Shop on Barnes Avenue for more than 33 yars. On January 1, 1994, he was murdered in his shop during a robbery.

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