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Ledroit Park

  • Aired: 12/31/2005
  • 02:22
  • Rating: NR
Originally developed in 1873, the gated "Whites only" community of LeDroit Park was a high-end romantic suburb. After the gates came down it was a haven for Howard University scholars, literary figures and civil rights leaders such as Mary Church Terrell.
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Now a diverse neighborhood, LeDroit Park was orginally a gated "Whites only" community.
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