Map of Metro Done in Braille

This is a map of Metro done with braille. I’m not sure what the date it on this, but since the Red Line stops at Silver Spring (why is it named Silver Spring?), it’s some time before 1990, when Forest Glen was built.

J.W. Wiedel. Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority Metrorail System. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Education, Office of Special Education, n.d. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress (015.00.00)
J.W. Wiedel. Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority Metrorail System. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Education, Office of Special Education, n.d. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress (015.00.00)

Source: Library of Congress

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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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