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A Community Exploring Its Past

The Overbeck Project preserves and publicizes the history of the Capitol Hill community by recording the recollections of its longtime residents, presenting history lectures and promoting historical research.

Lecture Series

George Cooke. City of Washington from Beyond the Navy Yard. 1832. Courtesy White House Historical Association.

Bridge Across History

Lecture By :
John R. Wennersten and Barry Harrelson
December 6, 2021
Producers John R. Wennersten and Barry Harrelson will present the Capitol Hill premiere of their new film exploring the history of the Capitol Hill neighborhood and the rivers that form its boundaries.
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Living New Deal in Washington - Preservation Cafe

On November 17, 2021, the Capitol Hill Restoration Society will present a virtual program by Richard Walker and Brent McKee about New Deal projects in Washington.
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