This is a small, little known block in Georgetown, but the photo below is beautiful. it’s from around 1899, and below it, you can see the same buildings today on Google Street View. Make sure to tweet this and share it with your friends on Facebook.

1072 Thomas Jefferson St. NW
1072 Thomas Jefferson St. NW
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Source: Library of Congress

 

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.