Tag Archives: 1900s

1907 Map of Area Around Cathedral

1907 map

Here’s a really great old map of the area surrounding the National Cathedral. Check out how the land was owned by the Protestant Episcopal Cathedral Foundation. Also, notice the land owned by Francis Newlands. He was a U.S. Representative from …

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Five Maps of Georgetown in 1903

These are amazing. Take your time studying them because there are so many incredible details in them. Click on them for larger versions. Below is one showing the waterfront. This one is pretty cool. Here’s one showing upper Georgetown and …

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Interesting 1909 Map of Observatory Circle

1909 map of Observatory Circle

Here is a cool map of the area around the current Vice President’s residence off of Mass. Ave. This is what the same area looks like today on Google Maps. [googlemaps https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m10!1m8!1m3!1d6208.2439523915755!2d-77.06500087962341!3d38.92118945651096!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!5e0!3m2!1sen!2sus!4v1404089527655]

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