Incredible Photo of State, War, Navy Building

State, War, and Navy Building late 19th century by William Henry Jackson
State, War, and Navy Building late 19th century by William Henry Jackson

This is an incredible photo that needs no commentary. It was taken by William Henry Jackson some time near the end of the 19th century. I came across this on a cool photo archive site Photographium. Click the image for a high-resolution shot.

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Tom founded Ghosts of DC on January 4th, 2012 as a blog to uncover the lost and untold history of Washington, D.C. He has lived in the city for over a decade and loves exploring every corner of the District.

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