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DC Community Heritage Project 2013


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These materials were produced by 2013 DC Community Heritage Project grant recipients.



Items in the DC Community Heritage Project 2013 Collection

This 20 minute documentary tells the story of the Crestwood, Shepherd Park, Colonial Village, and North Portal Estates neighborhoods of upper northwest Washington, DC through oral history interviews with residents.

This 27 minute documentary uses alumni oral history testimony to tell the story of the historic Military Road School in the Brightwood neighborhood of northwest Washington, DC.

The school was founded in 1864 as part of a freedmen's camp near Fort…

Participants in the Summer 2013 Langston Terrace Summer Youth Camp created this documentary film based on historical research and oral history interviews with longtime and former residents of the Langston Terrace Dwellings.

Langston Terrace was…

This documentary film uses oral history to examine the lives of African-American Muslim women in Washington, DC primarily during the 1940's and 50's. It is the second film in the series.

The narrators discuss the Muslim faith, black history in the…

The Neighborhood Farm Initiative interviewed members of Washington, DC's growing urban agriculture community to document the history of growing food in the city.

Hamilton was born in New Orleans, LA, but she moved to Washington, DC with her family…

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