Women Shopping in Tysons Corner (1971)

Maybe a GoDCer recognizes the women in this photo. This is a random shot we found at the Library of Congress.

These women are shopping at Hecht’s in Tysons Corner (maybe one of them works there), three years after it opened as the largest enclosed mall in the world.

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three women at Tysons Corner in 1971
three women at Tysons Corner in 1971

The woman in the middle is probably the mother of the young laded on the right. And the woman on the left is telling the teenager that she needs to get the boots on the mannequin behind her.

Recognize these women?

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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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  • Michael Miller

    This is great. I do not know the ladies but one who looked like that became my wife and the other my mother in law.