Washington DC

This book will be available February 1 from Amazon, in either print or e-book
This book will be available February 1 from Amazon, in either print or e-book

 

Remmy’s trip to the nation’s capital was a great experience. Here are some of the sights of the period.

Washington DC streets & Capitol     Pennsylvania Ave about 1886.

Notice the street cars are horse-drawn.

Washington DC Capitol view with canal     This view was painted before the Civil War and the addition of the new dome. Notice the water canal running close to the capitol building.

Washington DC arial view 1892     By contrast, this 1892 view shows the river frontage, much of which was filled in for the Lincoln Memorial and other works.

Washington DC Mall     The Mall has changed.

Washington DC panorama

Washington DC Penn Ave and 15th

Washington DC street

Washington DC newsboys at Capitol    Newsboys.

Washington DC Nationals baseball playing     The Nationals making a play at first base. The camera is looking out to center field and the Capitol building.

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