Eli Meir Kaplan
The Jewels--Sandra Bears, Margie Clark, and Grace Ruffin--pose for a portrait at Theodore Roosevelt Senior High School in Washington, DC in 2013. Soul Town.In the 1960s and '70s, Washington's soul and funk scenes flourished. Here's a look at the musicians who made it their own—and are still performing all these years later.
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