Then and Now: Riggs National Bank – 15th and Pennsylvania Ave. NW
Here is a nice “Then and Now” shot of the old Riggs National Bank across from the Department of Treasury. I found this in the Smithsonian’s Flickr feed. The first one is from 1919 and the one below is today’s shot from Google Street View.
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- Wreck at Columbia Rd. and Sherman Ave. NW (ghostsofdc.org)
- President Garfield’s Assassin: Charles Guiteau’s Time in Washington (ghostsofdc.org)
- In Hotel Lobbies: Buffalo Bill at the Willard Hotel (ghostsofdc.org)
- District National Bank Branch Office (1924) (ghostsofdc.org)