U.S. Botanical Gardens During the Civil War Featured, Notable People & Places Mon Jul 15th, 2013 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 Tags 1860s, Mathew Brady Related Posts Chevy Chase Home: $15K to $1.1 Million in 93 Years Fri Aug 1st, 2014 Tom Republicans vs. Democrats Congressional Snowball Fight Thu Jul 31st, 2014 Tom What Did Columbia Heights at 14th & Irving Look Like in the 1920s? Thu Jul 31st, 2014 Tom What Did 21st and C Street Look Like in 1924? Thu Jul 31st, 2014 Tom 9th and G Street Looked Very Different in 1922 Wed Jul 30th, 2014 Tom Can You Find Your House on This 1919 Map of Columbia Heights? Wed Jul 30th, 2014 Tom 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.