The Senate Subway in 1915

If you work on Capitol Hill, you’re going to find this one fascinating. This is the underground subway that many of you take between buildings. Okay, it’s changed a little bit since then, but check it out. Click on it for the high-resolution version and then share this with your Hill friends on Facebook.

U.S. Senate subway circa 1915 (Shorpy)
U.S. Senate subway circa 1915 (Shorpy)

What’s up with the kid’s white shoes? And what’s with the look on the guy’s face next to him?

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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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