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Day: January 16, 2014

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`Key Bridge in 1965

Awesome 1965 Photo of Key Bridge

Hello GoDCers! Thursday is coming to a close, and tomorrow is Friday. So that’s great news. To celebrate, we’re sharing a great afternoon photo with you.  This is a great photo that we dug up on Flickr. The photo was taken in 1965 by Roger Wollstadt. He has some awesome photos on Flickr that you […]

Washington, D.C., 1919. "Post Office a la cart." Deck the truck with boughs of holly! National Photo Company Collection glass negative.

Christmas Post Office Truck in 1919

Here’s a cool old photo from Christmas 1919. It appears to be a makeshift post office to handle overflow mail during the holiday season.

D. Mullany's Saloon at 14th and E St. NW in 1913

Three Lost D.C. Saloons

We haven’t done a good “Three Things …” post in a while, so here’s one listing three old saloons in Washington. We dug through the old newspaper archives and came across a classified listing of businesses in The Washington Post from 1901. There was a section on local saloons, so we picked out three, and did […]

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