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    • The Story of D.C.'s Black Broadway on U before Harlem - Duration: 5 minutes, 25 seconds.

      • 4 years ago
      Re-enactment: It's May 1940, and the illustrious actress/singer, Pearl Bailey (portrayed by D.C. native/actress, Roz White) sits in her dressing room getting dolled-up before her performance at U S...
    • Black Broadway on U: Echoes of an Era - Duration: 4 minutes, 18 seconds.

      • 4 years ago
      There was a time when D.C.'s U Street corridor was known as "Black Broadway" and being there meant being somebody. Many voices from this African American community live on and long to tell this sto...
    • INDUSTRIAL: The Bank That Jesse Built - Duration: 3 minutes, 22 seconds.

      • 4 years ago
      On Aug. 20, 1934, Founder Jesse H. Mitchell opened the doors of Industrial Bank at the corner of 11th and U Streets affectionately known as the "Black Broadway." Today, a 3rd generation of Mitchell...
    • Black Broadway on U: The Early Side of Duke - Duration: 115 seconds.

      • 3 years ago
      Duke Ellington's early years in his hometown, Washington, D.C. are revisited and remembered through the lens of his son, Edward K. Ellington and daughter, April Ellington aka The Savoy Ellingtons, ...
    • Black Broadway on U: In Small Spaces (360 Virtual Reality Video Teaser) - Duration: 30 seconds.

      • 1 year ago
      GET IMMERSED! WATCH our 360 virtual reality video teaser! We're celebrating 2018 Black History Month with our digital activation, Black Broadway on U: In Small Spaces powered by Eaton Workshop. Thi...
    • Black Broadway on U: A Cultural Mecca - Duration: 92 seconds.

      • 3 years ago
      In the early 20th century as our nation’s capital blossomed, so did the city’s African-American culture. From 1900 to 1960, Washington, D.C. became known as a black intellectual, identity and cultu...
    • ESPN's The UnDefeated unveils Black Broadway on U: Behind The Curtain - Duration: 4 minutes, 3 seconds.

      • 2 years ago
      Black Broadway on U: A Transmedia Project (multi-platform) sheds light on the social impact, historical and cultural influence of Black D.C.’s U Street Corridor aka “Black Broadway" where D.C.’s cu...
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