Tom

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.

Taking Another Break

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Time for another break in the action. Ghosts of DC will be going radio silent next week so we can recharge our batteries. We’ll keep retweeting old posts and sharing the occasional post on Facebook so you get your fix …

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1888 Map of East Capitol Street

1888 map of East Capitol St.

If you live east of the Capitol, check out this map and see if you can find your house. The pink buildings are brick structures and the yellow are wood frame buildings. I’m guessing that a large number of these …

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