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The Southern: 1919

The Southern: 1919

Washington, D.C., circa 1919. "Southern Apartments, 123 G Street S.W. Formerly a Civil War barracks, stood near jail." 8x10 glass negative. View full size.

 

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Now a quite nice looking double apartment building

The Capital Park Plaza Apartment Complex.

Interestingly, though, the visitor driveway uses a brick lined driveway, reminiscent of the road surface in 1919. I wonder if it was intentionally mimicking the older surface?

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