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Huge Car Barns of 14th St. Line to Cost $250,000

If you live north on 14th St. NW, surely you are familiar with this giant car barn, now converted to house Metrobuses.

Below is an article from the Washington Times, published on June 2nd, 1907. 435 more words


Now and a Long Time Ago: The Georgetown Waterfront

This week on Now and a Long Time Ago, GM heads down to the Georgetown waterfront. Nowadays there is a beautiful and very popular public park… 181 more words


Washington Streetcar Videos from 1903 and 1941

This was a pretty cool find on YouTube. It looks like this takes place looking northwest on Pennsylvania Ave, maybe around 12th St. You can see the… 100 more words

Faces & Places Of Yesterday

On the Waterfront: Capital Traction Company Powerhouse

As part of his recently announced new series On the Waterfront, GM is taking a closer look at the buildings that once made up the industrial section of lower Georgetown. 362 more words

On The Waterfront