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Dorchester House advertisement 1941

Dorchester House: Close to Everything That is Washington (1941)

Dorchester House advertisement 1941
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What a great old advertisement for Dorchester House, the giant apartment building at 16th and Kalorama. The building opened in 1941 and one of its early residents was our 35th President, John F. Kennedy, then a 24-year-old, living with his sister Kathleen.

Gotta love this quote: “… a magnificent residential colony or superior quality.”

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Dorchester House advertisement 1941
Dorchester House advertisement 1941

This is such an iconic building with a lot of history … probably time for a “Three Things…” or “If Walls Could Talk” post on it. What do you think?

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