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Evening Star

D.C. Lacks National Representation … Still

This print is still appropriate today … sadly. We found this in the awesome collection provided by the DC Public Library. If you haven’t checked it out, it’s amazing, and curated by an old...
cutaway drawing of the Evening Star Building

Great Cutaway Drawing of Evening Star Building in 1922

This is such a cool cutaway drawing of the Evening Star Building at 11th and Pennsylvania Ave. NW. We posted a great photo of it some time ago, but this was something we had...
budweiser advertisement - January 15th, 1906

Awesome Full Page Budweiser Advertisement

This is a great full page ad run on January 15th, 1906 in The Evening Star. Source: Library of Congress
map of white school divisions - 1907

1907 Map Showing New Divisions for White Schools

This is a fascinating map from another era. It shows the divisions in Washington for white schools, published by the Evening Star on June 13th, 1907. Source: Library of Congress
The Evening Star - June 22nd, 1901

June 22nd, 1901: Real Estate Gossip

Here’s another chance to read a full page from an old newspaper. We spend hours scanning these for interesting stories and information and our new “In The Paper” series allows you to enjoy getting...
Washington Star Building (1900)

Then And Now: The Evening Star Building

Here’s a cool “Then and Now” photo set. This is the Washington Star (or Evening Star) Building down at 1101 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, right across from the Old Post Office Pavilion. This striking Beaux-Arts...