April 25, 2014
Check out this great old advertisement from The Washington Post in 1891.
March 13, 2014
Here are two old advertisements from 1919 that we dug up, featuring the Institute for Physical Development.
March 7, 2014
We’ve never featured Hillbrook, so here’s our first item uncovered for the neighborhood. If you’re from the area, or know someone that lives there, make sure to pass this along. Does anyone recognize the buildings in...
March 7, 2014
Check out this bizarre advertisement from January 8th, 1922. Source: Library of Congress
March 6, 2014
This is a cool New Year’s advertisement that we found in The Washington Post December 31st, 1949. Click on it for a larger version.
March 5, 2014
Check out this advertisement from 1911 showing the beautiful development popping up around Sheridan Circle.
March 4, 2014
Check out this great old advertisement that we dug up in The Washington Times from September 7th, 1919. Source: Library of Congress
March 2, 2014
Can you recognize any of these homes? This is an advertisement printed in The Washington Times on November 18th, 1911. Can you imagine … $38 a month! Source: Library of Congress
February 25, 2014
Here is a series of old advertisements for the great Cairo Building at 1615 Q St. NW.
February 23, 2014
Source: Duke University Libraries Here’s a cool retro ad from the 1950s. It’s an advertisement for Eastern Airlines with 37 daily flights to Washington, D.C. I’m assuming this is from New York.