70th Diamond Home Coming Celebration
This video short shares an afternoon of music and memories at the Vancouver Avenue First Baptist Church, April 27, 2014, as they celebrate their 70th anniversary.
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Enjoy this video short that shares an afternoon of music and memories at the Vancouver Avenue First Baptist Church, April 27, 2014, as they celebrate their 70th anniversary. For more information about this story, go to Portland Civil Rights: Lift Ev’ry Voice, a documentary that explores Portland’s African American history with a focus on the turbulent 1960s, ’70s and early ’80s.
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