Photograph of Dupont Circle in 1904 Tom Faces & Places of Yesterday Thu Feb 28th, 2013 3 Comments Terrific old photograph of Dupont Circle in 1904. Dupont Circle in 1904 Tags 1900s, Dupont Circle Share : tweet J. Carron Any idea what direction that is looking, or what that mansion is? I imagine it is no longer there of course. Cool photo! http://gravatar.com/wiwd1 wiwd1 There is an article on this site that may have an answer. Search “Palatial homes Dupont Circle” on the website search tool Milton J. Wishard When the trolleys were still running on the surface, they ran only on the west side of the circle. This was due to the fact that Cissy Patterson lived on the East Side.