December 26, 2013

Film Footage of Union Station in 1939

This is some cool old stock footage of the interior at Union Station. Source: Archive.org Don’t forget to check out this great photo of the station in 1963.  

An early 1887 design for the memorial bridge across the Potomac River, by Paul J. Pelz.

Grand Construction Plans for Washington in 1906

We’ve posted a couple stories about the unbuilt Grant Memorial Bridge, and did a little research this past weekend to find some more details about it. We came across a great article in The Baltimore Sun from July 30th, 1906, outline...