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Rialto: 1925

Rialto: 1925

Washington circa 1925. "Rialto Theatre truck." With the U.S. Treasury as a backdrop. National Photo Company Collection glass negative. View full size.

 

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From the Treasury to the Arts.

The front of the building has undergone extensive renovations, stairs removed, statue removed, doorways added... but otherwise the building itself remains the same today.

[The statue is still there. You're confusing the Treasury building (above, on Pennsylvania Avenue) with the Patent Office (below, on G Street). - Dave]


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Much to my surprise, the building is still there, and still looking pretty much the same.

Gee whiz

I knew that I St. is sometimes rendered as Eye St., but gee, I didn't know about G Street...

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