New Crestwood Home on Allison Street For Sale in 1922

This is an old ad from The Evening Star printed on Saturday, November 11th, 1922. It’s a home for sale in Crestwood at 1616 Allison St. NW. The home was just built prior to this advertisement running and according to Zillow, was last sold in 2001 for $375,000.

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1616 Allison St. NW
1616 Allison St. NW

Source: Library of Congress

If anyone happens to know who lives in this home, please share this with them. I’m sure they’d love to see an old ad of their home when it was brand new.

Below is the Google Street View of the same home today.

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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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