The White House in 1950

This beautiful photo of the north side of the White House was taken in 1950. Click on it for more.

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White House- Washington DC- circa 1950  Photographed by my grandfather with Leica 111c 35mm circa 1950
White House- Washington DC- circa 1950
Photographed by my grandfather with Leica 111c 35mm circa 1950

Source: Martin Archer on Flickr

Here’s another cool shot of the President’s House.

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White House- Washington DC- circa 1950  Photographed by my grandfather with Leica 111c 35mm circa 1950
White House- Washington DC- circa 1950
Photographed by my grandfather with Leica 111c 35mm circa 1950

Source: Flickr

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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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  • Goge

    Security shack right next to building and traffic control (chain across driveway) busy at work.

  • Popeye D. Saylorman

    That 52 or later. That’s a 52 Ford.

    • Gus Mueller

      And since it was fall, that means it was ’51 or later.