Regardless of what they think about the place, everyone agrees its a dive. Rounding the corner of 125th Street onto Madison Avenue, you descend into what appears to be a cellarpast an overflowing dumpster, gingerly avoiding rats darting from beneath the stairsand enter the Mt. Morris Turkish Baths, known in years gone by as the Turkish Embassy. It is one of the citys few remaining gay bathhouses, and the extent of gay public space in... More >>>
By photo: courtesy of Michael Adams and David Wilson
Dave Wilson as a young man at the keys: Theres no place here where we all sit down together. Every-things changed.