Remember this super ugly Giant on Wisconsin Ave. near the Cathedral? It’s soon going to be the new Cathedral Commons. This old photo was taken
This is a beautiful shot of the Memorial Bridge under construction, some time in the early 1930s. It’s part of the Library of Congress’ Theodor
I came across a very sad article in the Washington Post the other day. This is from September 2nd, 1906 and given that a large
Only the Dallas Cowboys saved the Washington Redskins from complete disaster in 1961, the last year they fielded an all-white team. The Washington football franchise,
Here is a great old photograph of the 1908 Washington Senators. They were 67-85 that year 22.5 games behind the Detroit Tigers for the pennant.
By 1854 the Washington Monument was about a third complete when the Washington National Monument Society ran out of funds and had to halt construction.
With the ridiculous rise in cost of living here in DC, maybe we should go back to the time of boarding houses. We came across
Where were the police and fire stations located in Washington back in 1880? Check out this great old map. Source: Library of Congress This was
This is an old photo of J.P. Morgan walking in front of the Capitol Building in 1912. He was in town to testify before the
This is a really interesting look at a neighborhood, where today, the total value of the properties hovers probably somewhere near $200 million. This map
What an amazing photograph from the 1860s. Thanks again to the Library of Congress for this one. Source: Library of Congress
I’m pissed that someone threw paint on the Lincoln Memorial. It is the most epic form of disrespect in recent memory. Why the hell would