This guest post was written by Canden Schwantes and is an excerpt from her book Wicked Georgetown: Scoundrels, Sinners and Spies.
William Orton Williams and Walter Gibson “Gip” Peter were cousins and as part of the Peter...
This is a great book if you're interested in some local Washington history.
Jeanne Fogle does an excellent job highlighting sites in the District that are less known to tourists and residents alike. I tore through this book on a recent flight to California and was inspired to add no less than two dozen ideas to my list of places to research. If you're a D.C. history nerd like I am -- I assume you are because you're reading this blog -- then you should read this book.