Silver Spring in 1927 Then and Now Fri Nov 9th, 2012 1 Comment Silver Spring, Maryland, circa 1927. National Photo glass negatives marked “Jordan & Co.” Among the new construction shown here is a National Guard armory. National Photo Company Collection. And check this out … the building being constructed in 1927 is still there! View Larger Map Like Ghosts of DC on Facebook Get more GoDC posts by emailSign up to receive our great posts right in your inbox! Tags 1920s, Silver Spring MD Amazon.com Widgets http://twitter.com/sshistory Jerry A. McCoy But our historically designated 1927 Silver Spring Armory isn’t there (center of vintage image), whose 1998 demolition was authorized by the Montgomery County Council for construction of a parking garage!