Daily Archives: Nov 5, 2012

1851 map of Washington, D.C. in canvas

GoDCer, and über cartophile, Matt has sent along something that we're compelled to share with you ... because GoDCers love maps! We posted an awesome 1851...
November 24, 1924. Washington, D.C. "Bonus Bureau, Computing Division. Many clerks figure the amount of the bonus each veteran is entitled to."

This is what a high-powered computing operation looked like in 1924. This was crowdsourcing before it existed.
Anacostia home being constructed circa 1919

Here is a terrific shot of homes being built in Anacostia. This was taken around 1919 and this row appears to be the 1900...

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