Daily Archives: Aug 31, 2012

Japanese State Visit to Eisenhower White House

eisenhower-akihito-1960

In September of 1960, the U.S. and Japan were celebrating 100 years of diplomatic relations. Crown Prince Akihito and Princess Michiko traveled to Washington at the end of the month to celebrate the occasion with an official state visit. An …

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Norbeth Homes in Hillcrest Heights (1961)

Hillcrest Heights real estate advertisement - September 23rd, 1961

Several readers have suggested Ghosts of DC start focusing on a broader range of neighborhoods and communities and we agree. So continue sending those emails and suggestions to give us more ideas. Below is an old real estate advertisement we …

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