The Latest From Ghosts of DC

1864 map of the Washington Aqueduct

This is a terrific old map from the Civil War, showing the Washington Aqueduct and Chesapeake & Ohio Canal.   Source: LIbrary of Congress
1907 map of Chevy Chase area

We found this cool 1907 map of Chevy Chase, showing a much more rural, pre-developed area. It looks like the Shoemaker family owned quite...

This is a map of the neighborhood that old Officer Sprinkle used to live in back in the day. This request came from GoDCer...

Recognize any places in this map of Petworth? It's from 1921 and shows a bit of development from the 1907 map that we posted...

These are amazing. Take your time studying them because there are so many incredible details in them. Click on them for larger versions. Below is...

Happy Sunday, and welcome to map week! Starting now, going through the rest of the week, we're posting a map each day, so get...