I love this. You’ll love this too, I’m sure.

It’s a bird’s eye view of Alexandria from the water in 1863. Thank you Library of Congress!

1863 view of Alexandria
1863 view of Alexandria
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.
  • Mike

    So…where is the Portner brewery? Would the “Pa Reserves” be all the beer-drinking Germans from the Keystone State?