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Matthew B. Gilmore

Monthly Archives: February, 2015

Upshur Street Books – Mar 10, 2015: Book(s) talk: Washington: an inside view (Brookland, Dupont Circle, and Foggy Bottom)

CLICK: https://www.facebook.com/events/1550015971914322/ MARCH 10, 2015 Washington: an inside view (Brookland, Dupont Circle, and Foggy Bottom) Tuesday, March 10 at 7:00pm in EDT Upshur Street Books 827 Upshur St NW, Washington, District … Continue reading

February 23, 2015 · 1 Comment

War’s End – Bicentennial of the Treaty of Ghent – events at Octagon Museum Feb 14-16, 2015

https://octagonmuseum.wordpress.com/treatyofghent/  No Letter “J” on the desk!

February 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

Hadfield’s Washington

PDF version of the map click: Hadfield Map (PDF) Above is a map designed to accompany the recently published: George Hadfield: Architect of the Federal City by Julia King. This map locates the … Continue reading

February 6, 2015 · 2 Comments

Upcoming DC History Events

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  • Mapping Early Washington DC September 28, 2018 at 11:00 pm – 12:30 am COMMUNITY FORUM ON 'MAPPING EARLY WASHINGTON'John Philip Sousa Hall, Hill Center DCEvent Type :Community Meeting,Discussion,FreeCategory:DC History EVENT DETAILS The Capitol Hill Restoration Society will host a community forum on “Mapping Early Washington.” Who lived on your block in 1822? Brian D. Kraft, DC history expert and director of the Visualizing DC History project, has mapped…