Daily Archives: Feb 6, 2013

1903 map of Kalorama and Washington Heights

Washington Heights (Adams Morgan) and Kalorama were both very undeveloped back when this map was made. It shows the area just north of Boundary Street (Florida Avenue) as it looked in 1903.

Margaret Gorman in 1921 (Library of Congress)

You may not know this, but the First Miss America was a born and raised Washingtonian. The beauty pageant might be seen as completely irrelevant and anachronistic today, but there was a time when ...

Map of Brookland in 1903

This is a great old map of the area surrounding Brookland in 1903.

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