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Residents of prosperous Black neighborhoods tell their story.
October 12, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
In conjunction with the Community Alliance for Upper Fourteenth Street (CAUFS), Chowan Discovery is showing four documentaries October 2, 5, 9 and 12. All times are at 6:30 pm at at Andromeda Transcultural Health at 14th and Decatur Streets in Washington, DC.
The Chowan Discovery-produced film, Oral Histories from the Gold Coast and the Upper 16th Street Communities, is 20 minute documentary that tells the story of the Crestwood, 16th Street Heights, Shepherd Park, Colonial Village, and North Portal Estates neighborhoods of upper northwest Washington, DC through oral history interviews with residents. Producer Marvin T. Jones will discuss the film and the communities. This film is funded in part by the are funded by Humanities DC and the Chowan Discovery Group.