August 30, 2013

Washington, D.C., circa 1920. "551-53-55 Randolph St. N.W." We'll take the one next to the castle. National Photo Company glass negative.

Randolph Street Homes in 1920

Another great photo from Shorpy … this time showing three homes on Randolph St. NW. Source: Shorpy And, the best part is that the three homes still stand today.

Klingle and Park Roads homes for sale

Homes for Sales on Klingle and Park Roads (1922)

Here’s a great old real estate advertisement, printed in the Washington Times on April 15th, 1922. We posted a similar ad earlier this year. Source: Library of Congress And here are the same homes as they look today. [googlemaps,-77.045424&cbp=13,293.76,,0,-3.54&cbll=38.933142,-77.045422&ie=UTF8&hq=&hnear=Klingle+Rd+NW+%26+Park+Rd+NW,+Washington,+District+of+Columbia+20010&ll=38.933227,-77.045424&spn=0.0057,0.010171&t=m&z=14&panoid=y5ANMgBaBYX-6OUeLoR85g&source=embed&output=svembed]