Amazing Civil War Bird’s Eye View of Alexandria Faces & Places of Yesterday, Featured Fri Mar 8th, 2013 1 Comment 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 Like Ghosts of DC on Facebook Get more GoDC posts by emailSign up to receive our great posts right in your inbox! Tags 1860s, Alexandria VA, The Civil War Amazon.com Widgets Mike So…where is the Portner brewery? Would the “Pa Reserves” be all the beer-drinking Germans from the Keystone State?