Photo of Georgetown College Students in 1895

How things stay the same. Check out the faces and expressions of these young men. These guys aren’t that different from these guys about 40 years later.

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Georgetown students in 1895
Georgetown students in 1895

Source: Georgetown University

I wonder if the guy at right, pointing to the other dude, knew this sassy lady (near the bottom) from Eastern High School.

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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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  • Sandi Layne

    Sorry, but part of me is whispering, “Carpe Diem… Seize the day, boys. Make your life extraordinary.” 🙂