Tag: streetcars

Today we're leaving the office and taking the streetcar downtown for some shopping. From 1924, "F Street N.W. from 14th Street." (Shorpy)

Afternoon Photo: F St. NW in 1924

The last photo from F St. NW was so popular, so I wanted to post another one. I found this great photo on Shorpy...
Eckington streetcar accident (1919)

Officials Probe Eckington Streetcar Disaster

This looks bad. And, it is as bad as it looks. I came across this old photo on Shorpy (of course). It was a...
Streetcar decorated with safety slogans (1922)

Death Runs His Hands at a Careless Man!

Here's a cool old photograph I found sifting through the Library of Congress archives. I find this one amusing: You wouldn't have your child a...
Streamlined street car passing Washington Monument (1938)

Cool Sunday Photo: Streetcar Passing Washington Monument

Here's a cool one I wanted to share from Shorpy. It's a streetcar passing the Washington Monument in 1938. What a great shot. Related articles Billionaire...

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...