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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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Aerial view of U.S. Capitol in 1922

Aerial Views of Washington in 1922

These¬†cool old photos shows the city back in 1922, as seen from the air. Source: …

  • ET

    I can see the Renwick and the OEOB but am having a hard time orienting myself with regards to the buildings just past Lafayette Square. I think it is Treasury because I don’t think the courthouse next to Dolly Madison’s house would bee seen from that angle.