Showing posts with the label Streets

A Closer Look: Washington's Notorious Rum Row, circa 1880

A Closer Look: F Street, heart of the old downtown, in the 19th century

A closer look: The frigid second inauguration of Ulysses S. Grant

A Demonstration for "Everyone": The Preparedness Day Parade 100 Years Ago

A closer look: Omnibus on 15th Street, circa 1860

The Election Day Riot of 1857, driven by religious intolerance

A closer look: Seventh Street NW in the 1870s - and its streetcars

15th and F Streets NW and the "Bon Ton" Shopping District