Christ Church in Alexandria During the Civil War

The next time you’re cruising around Alexandria, you need to swing by Christ Church. I hate to admit it, but prior to this photograph, I was not familiar with the church. Now, I will be heading down there to check it out. It’s probably safe to say that they were unaware of Ghosts of DC … until now. Maybe the Sunday sermon will mention GoDC.

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Christ Church in Alexandria circa 1863
Christ Church in Alexandria circa 1863

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Tom founded Ghosts of DC on January 4th, 2012 as a blog to uncover the lost and untold history of Washington, D.C. He has lived in the city for over a decade and loves exploring every corner of the District.

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