1930s Map of Washington, D.C. Neighborhoods

Here’s a great old map that we found showing all the neighborhood boundaries from 1937.

1937 map of D.C.
1937 map of D.C.

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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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  • C in Bloomingdale

    Having never heard of the neighborhood “Terra Cotta” before, I googled it, and found this article about a major train wreck (amongst others). Could be something interesting to visit in the future for a post. http://www.loc.gov/rr/news/topics/trainwreck.html