Category Archives: Shaw

815 S St. NW

This door is a vacant storefront at 815 S St., NW, which is the S St. side of the commercial building at 1801 9th St. NW.  It was built in 1900.

New Bethel Baptist Church

The New Bethel Baptist Church is at 1739 9th St. NW.  Walter Fauntroy became famous when he was the pastor at New Bethel and was elected the first (non-voting) representative from D.C. in Congress, in 1971.