Barry Farm Landmark Vote! Pack the room!

Civic DC • 7 October 2019
Event date 31 Oct '19 09:30 am - 12:30 pm
Event location 441 4th St NW, Washington, 20001, DC, United States
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PACK THE ROOM IN SUPPORT OF BARRY FARM BECOMING
A HISTORIC LANDMARK!

The DC Historic Preservation Review Board will deliberate and vote on our application for historic landmark status for Barry Farm - two months after they heard 3 hours of testimony in support.

Join the Barry Farm Tenants and Allies Association, Empower DC and Prologue DC to Support Barry Farm becoming a DC Historic Landmark!

#DontEraseBarryFarm
and its significance to DC's Black history!
- one of DC's earliest African American home ownership communities, created just after Emancipation
- Home to DC leaders on issues of welfare rights and school desegregation
- Birthplace of Junk Yard Bank
--- and so much more!

For more information contact Daniel del Pielago at Empower DC, Daniel@empowerdc.org or (202) 234-9119 x 101

38.8954713, -77.0156037

Upcoming in 2 weeks Add to Calender 2019-10-31 13:30:00 2019-10-31 13:30:00 Barry Farm Landmark Vote! Pack the room! PACK THE ROOM IN SUPPORT OF BARRY FARM BECOMING A HISTORIC LANDMARK! The DC Historic Preservation Review Board will deliberate and vote on our application for historic landmark status for Barry Farm - two months after they heard 3 hours of testimony in support. Join the Barry Farm Tenants and Allies Association, Empower DC and Prologue DC to Support Barry Farm becoming a DC Historic Landmark! #DontEraseBarryFarm and its significance to DC's Black history! - one of DC's earliest African American home ownership communities, created just after Emancipation - Home to DC leaders on issues of welfare rights and school desegregation - Birthplace of Junk Yard Bank --- and so much more! For more information contact Daniel del Pielago at Empower DC, Daniel@empowerdc.org or (202) 234-9119 x 101 America/New_York public Racial Justice #racism #gentrification #DontEraseBarryFarm