U.S. Botanical Gardens During the Civil War Tom Featured, Notable People & Places Mon Jul 15th, 2013 1 Comment This is an awesome photograph that we found at The National Archives. Botanical Gardens, Washington D.C. by Mathew Brady Source: U.S. National Archives Amazon.com Widgets email You may also like...Abraham Lincoln by Mathew BradyGreat Civil War Photographs of WashingtonEast Front of the Capitol During the Civil WarAwesome Photo of 1865 Haymarket in Washington1945. “Washington, D.C. Views from Washington...D.C. PastDecember, 1941. “Outdoor curb service at the Washington...D.C. PastMarch, 1943. “Washington, D.C. Washington Monument at...D.C. PastUkraine’s Yanukovych missing as protesters take control of presidential residence in KievWashington Post: Breaking News, World, US, DC News & Analysis Tags 1860s, Mathew Brady ET I always find it interesting to look at old pictures of what is now the Mall and see unmanicured it was and how obsessed now the Park Service and others are about keeping it very manicured.