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First Bpatist Church of venice
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Venice Natives Fight to Protect Black History Landmark from Penske Family Mega-Mansion

Venice, CA— Multi-generational residents fight to protect historical African-American landmark from being turned into a mega-mansion for the Penske family.
Venice, CA Black History Gallery
A growing photo collection of Black History in Venice, California. Feel free to email us any photos you may have.
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First Bpatist Church of venice
Rare booklet from 1985 highlighting the 75th anniversary of the historic First Baptist Church of Venice
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