Cairo Building in the 1890s

Another awesome old photograph from the Library of Congress. This is the Cairo Building in the 1890s.

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Cairo Flats circa 1890
Cairo Flats circa 1890

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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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