volume 25, number 265, February 10-17, 2011

Remembering Our Black Roots: How the African-American Community Helped Build Today’s Santa Barbara

(Matt Kettmann and Nick Welsh)

ON THE COVER: Bill and Christine Simms at Lewis Chapel CME Church, which Bill’s family founded in 1945.

Cover image by Paul Wellman.

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