Daily Archives: Nov 6, 2012

Ghost Railroad Car #4928

Washington, D.C., or vicinity circa 1915-1930. One of three H&E glass negatives labeled "Car exterior. Washington & Old Dominion R.R." Harris & Ewing Collection glass negative.

This is a great afternoon photo for you to lose yourself in. Click on it for a larger version. We found this gem on Shorpy and you can follow the interesting conversation in their comments about this car’s origin.

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1915 Map of Georgetown Waterfront

Map of Georgetown in 1915

In response to a couple requests on the last 1915 Georgetown map, here is one of the neighboring plates, showing the area down to the Potomac River.

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