Tag: Capital Traction Company

14th St. car barn under construction - August 2nd, 1907 (Washington Times)

Huge Car Barns of 14th St. Line to Cost $250,000

If you live north on 14th St. NW, surely you are familiar with this giant car barn, now converted to house Metrobuses. Below is an...
Chevy Chase Circle (Wikipedia)

Three Things That Happened At Chevy Chase Circle

We haven't done a "Three Things..." post in a while, so let's go to the far reaches of the District, up to the Maryland...

Washington Streetcar Videos from 1903 and 1941

This was a pretty cool find on YouTube. It looks like this takes place looking northwest on Pennsylvania Ave, maybe around 12th St. You...