Scott Circle in the 1950s

Here’s a cool photo that we found on Flickr.

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Scott Circle, NW, looking northeast from Rhode Island Avenue with statue of Gen. Winfield Scott; note glass street sign under globe. (July 8, 1950
Scott Circle, NW, looking northeast from Rhode Island Avenue with statue of Gen. Winfield Scott; note glass street sign under globe. (July 8, 1950)

Source: DDOTDC Flickr

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  • ET

    Interesting about that vehicle at the bottom. The NRA used to be at Scott Circle and that vehicle has NRA on the back (I think the side says National Rifle Association).