1903 Map of National Mall’s East End

Okay, it’s been a really long time since we posted anything. Life gets busy when you have Ghost Toddler and a new Ghost Baby. But, a few extra hours after an evening when they both went to bed at a reasonable hour and we were able to dig up a few great old maps that we’ll be posting over the next few days.

Here is the first one we’d like to share.

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1903 Baist map of Washington near the Capitol
1903 Baist map of Washington near the Capitol

Source: Library of Congress

Check out the Google Map of 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. He lives in Columbia Heights with Mrs. Ghost and Ghost Dog. On September 3rd, 2013, the second site launched as Ghosts of Baltimore.

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