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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

Rock Creek Park. Photo by Katja Schulz

Following the Trail of John Burroughs

Lecture By :
Steve Dryden
The Overbeck Lecture Series will return to Hill Center on Monday October 25.
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Oral histories To Be Featured at CHRS meeting

Overbeck Project Manager Bernadette McMahon and historian Brian Kraft will jointly present “Voices from our past – Researching oral histories of Capitol Hill“ during the June 22, 2021, Capitol Hill Restoration Society meeting.
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