1894 Map of Washington and Surroundings

Here’s a good find from the National Archives. It’s a map of the D.C. area in 1894. Also, you’ll notice the Ulysses Grant Memorial Bridge, which was never built.

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1894 map of D.C.
1894 map of D.C.

Source: U.S. National Archives

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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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  • JustMy2Cents

    Would love to read this but magnifying the image does not help. Any chance you can produce an image that one can read?

    • GoDCer

      Click on the image