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President Truman with a group of men in suits and ties, on a very deteriorated slide.

Percussionist for the Simon Shaheen Palestinian music group performs in the sanctuary.

Participants at the formation of the American Unitarian Conference were photographed on the front steps of All Souls' new, third building in 1925.

This panel discussion and performance brought together scholars and practitioners of Santería, a religion with cultural origins in West African and the Caribbean. Participants discussed the persistence of Santería as a cultural…

Moxie and her two mothers officially join All Souls Church in 2012.

Members of the group Simon Shaheen perform in the sanctuary in support of the "US Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation."

Members of the group Simon Shaheen perform in the sanctuary in support of the "US Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation."

View of the pulpit from the balcony, with Mayor Marion Barry seated on one of the seats behind the podium.

Large portrait of All Souls Children on the front steps of the church.

City Council and All Souls Church member Hilda Mason demonstrates with tenants who were forced out of The Imperial, an apartment building on Columbia Road.

Breaking ground at the Columbia Heights Village construction site. Carlos Rosario, Ed Jackson, Ken Jacques, and David Eaton are pictured.

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Girls dance on the church terrace. They were participants in the interracial Community Vacation School, sponsored first by the Friends Meeting and later jointly with All Souls Church, during the summers of 1944-1950.

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Family night, a table full of children in the cafeteria.

Executive Director Laurence C. Staples (front row at left) posed with All Souls children in front of Pierce Hall, 1930. Staples held the post from 1924 to 1959.

This documentary explores the value and meaning of theater in the Latin American community of Washington, DC, with a special focus on the GALA Hispanic Theater in Columbia Heights.

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Groundbreaking ceremony of Columbia Heights Village. Rev. Eaton is second from the right.

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Groundbreaking ceremony of Columbia Heights Village. Rev. Walter Fauntroy is on the left and Rev. David Eaton is in the center.

Happy young tweens look directly into the camera.

Bobby Seale, Black Panther Party founder and Chicago 7 defendant, speaks to a packed sanctuary.

Bernice Reagon of Sweet Honey in the Rock performs in the sanctuary of All Souls Church.
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