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Say Their Names, Tell Their Stories
Saturday, May 11 At 11 Am
At Walter Pierce Park In Adams Morgan
Lecture: Harry Wardman’s Washington
Sally Berk, former director, DC Preservation League
Sally Berk will share her expertise on early twentieth-century residential developer Harry Wardman. In addition to institutionalizing the front-porch row house, Wardman developed and constructed every residential building type in Washington, D.C., significantly influencing the look and feel of our city's residential neighborhoods.
"Troubled Waters" is written by Joe DeFilippo and performed by the R.J. Phillips Band, a group of Baltimore musicians.
Joe DeFilippo: vocals, bass, acoustic guitar ; Bill Phelan: electric guitar, whistle ; Patrick McAvinue: fiddle; Leslie Darr: background vocals; Bill Pratt: percussion, keyboards, horns.
Produced & recorded by: Bill Pratt @ the Bratt Studio, Baltimore,MD
Pictured: Book by author, Winifred Conkling