GoDCers Love MapsLost History Map of Proposed Vermont Ave. Extension From Florida to Georgia Sep 1, 2017 Check this out. Here’s a map of something that didn’t happen. Howard University proposed extending Vermont Ave. from Florida Ave. to Georgia Ave. back in 1919. 1919 proposal to extend Vermont Ave. Source: Library of Congress Here’s that same intersection today on Google Maps. Ghosts of DC via EmailWant to get our great content sent to you by email? Sign up here and we'll stay in touch!