The original Barney Greengrass store opened in Harlem on 113th Street and St. Nicholas Avenue.
Barney Greengrass moved to its present location at 541 Amsterdam Avenue.
Current location expanded and opened a restaurant section.
James J. Frawley, a state senator and Tammany Hall leader, coined the phrase “The Sturgeon King.”
Barney Greengrass shipped an order of smoked sturgeon to President Franklin D. Roosevelt in Warm Springs, GA for Thanksgiving.
Barney Greengrass passed away and handed the reigns to son, Moe.
The Sturgeon King takes a Queen – Moe and Shirley tied the knot.