Daily Archives: Aug 21, 2012

Rare Film Footage of Pennsylvania Avenue in 1909

Pennsylvania Ave. film footage

This is one of our best GoDCer contributions yet. Tom from Bethesda sent this over to share with everyone else. This was taken on Pennsylvania Ave. NW between 10th and 11th St. Watch the whole thing and marvel at how …

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Ruth Jardine Visits the U.S. Botanical Gardens

March 21, 1927. Washington, D.C. "Ruth Jardine (at right) and class at Amaryllis show. (Shorpy)

Below is a photo from 1927 of Ruth Jardine, the daughter of Secretary of Agriculture William M. Jardine. William was also Ambassador to Egypt during President Hoover‘s Administration. Related articles Decapitated by the Hangman’s Rope (ghostsofdc.org) From a GoDCer: A …

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