Old Photo: Dupont Circle in 1900

Here’s a great shot of Dupont Circle. You can clearly make out the Patterson House (now the Washington Club) in the background. What an amazing shot frozen in time.

Dupont Circle in 1900
Dupont Circle in 1900

Check it out below. It’s Google Street View from approximately the same spot.

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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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  • Gary

    Tell us about the house in the right foreground.