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Grace Alley: 1901

Grace Alley: 1901

Washington, D.C., circa 1901. "View of Grace Alley S.W., between D & E and 8th & 9th streets, looking west." Our first look at some of the approximately 200 circa 1900-05 glass negatives comprising the D.C. Street Survey Collection at the Library of Congress. View full size.

 

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