Daily Archives: Jan 16, 2013

Newspaper row in 1874

Below is a great engraving from Harper's back in 1874. It depicts the old newspaper row in Washington.
Kalorama estate after the fire in 1865 (Library of Congress)

"Kalorama" is a Greek word meaning "fine view." It's also the name given to one of the finest neighborhoods in Washington. Here is a quick...

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