Daily Archives: Feb 1, 2013

Lost Ring, If Found, Return to 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.

Teddy Roosevelt in 1902 (Library of Congress)

On Friday, July 3rd, 1902, Teddy Roosevelt went for a hike in Rock Creek Park with General Leonard Wood and his entourage. The President’s love for Rock Creek was well known, as he spent countless hours wandering the nature sanctuary in …

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Why Is It Named Meridian Hill?

The Jefferson Pier

This is a great bit of Washington trivia for everyone to commit to memory … especially if you live anywhere along 16th St. NW. Pierre L’Enfant had originally planned the City of Washington around a right triangle, with the eastern …

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