From GoDCers

These posts were inspired by people like you, GoDCers who sent in their ideas or stories.

Glen Echo War on Diplomats

Town Marshall, Charles Collins, ticketing a car along Conduit Road (MacArthur Boulevard). Note the 12MPH limit. ca. 1907

Source: Glen Echo-Cabin John History This is a terrific email that I received from a GoDCer earlier this week. Getting emails like this always makes my day, so please keep sending them (especially if you have a great story to …

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GoDC is Killing My Productivity!

Redwood Treehouse

I’ve been receiving an increasing number of emails from GoDCers in the past few weeks, so thanks for reaching out! And, sorry to those expecting a speedy reply. It’s getting a little challenging to keep up with the inbox these …

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1907 Map of Congress Heights

1907 map of Congress Heights

In the interest of giving GoDCers more on Congress Heights, here is a map of the area in 1907. And compare it to the current map from Google. [googlemaps https://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&ll=38.843852,-76.998539&spn=0.022161,0.045276&t=m&z=15&output=embed]

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We Want More Congress Heights

Nichols Avenue (MLB Boulevard) 1910 & 2010

When we started this blog last year, we received close to zero emails from readers. That’s probably because we only had a dozen or so dedicated readers. Now, we are fortunate enough to hear from GoDCers on a daily basis. We’re …

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