The Slaughtering Sun: The Brutal Heat Wave of August 1896

The Return of the Cuban Embassy on 16th Street

The Drama of the Civil War at the Patent Office

Briefly noted: The Twining Court Stables Restaurant

The Old Patent Office Building, the city's first national museum

View of the Mall in 1870

The many lives of the stately Old Masonic Temple

The Great Blustery Blizzard of March 1888

A Stern George Washington in Washington Circle

The Mayfair, a lively 1930s Washington night spot

The Short Happy Life of the Washington Auditorium