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Not Far From the Tree: 1931

Not Far From the Tree: 1931

Washington, D.C., circa 1931. "Department of Commerce under construction from top of National Press Building looking down 14th Street." Willard Hotel at right. Large format negative by Theodor Horydczak. View full size.

 

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