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A member of the Cuban Marielito community on a park bench across the street from the church, 1984. The Mariel boatlift brought tens of thousands of Cuban exiles to the United States in 1980.

All Souls children prepare relief boxes for the children of Hiroshima, Japan, 1948.

All Souls children reading and learning near bulletin boards. Age is tween to teen.

All Souls children say goodbye to Religious Education Director Gabrielle, May 2012.

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All Souls young people in front of church.

An All Souls Church School class in the Eaton room.

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

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

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

Boys learn to use hand tools at the Metropolitan Police's No. 10 Boy's Club which met at All Souls from 1937 to 1954. The club moved out after declining the church's request that it drop its whites only policy.

Happy young tweens look directly into the camera.

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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.

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

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.

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

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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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