Washington DC History Resources

Matthew B. Gilmore

Bibliography – Irish Washington DC

Bibliography – Irish Washington DC. Bibliography – Irish Washington DC Old St. Patrick’s Church, 10th & F Sts., N.W. [LC-DIG-npcc-28305 / LC-F8122- 44637 [P&P]] New St. Patrick’s Church, 10th & G … Continue reading

March 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Hadfield’s Washington

Originally posted on Washington DC History Resources:
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…

March 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Diverging Trends from the Nation in DC’s Population aged 18-34.

Originally posted on District, Measured:
A recent article in the Washington Post “A wave of mostly white voters is reshaping the politics of D.C.,”  highlighted the changing landscape brought about…

March 12, 2015 · 1 Comment

Archaeology on a Shoe-String in the District of Columbia: An Introduction to the DC Historic Preservation Office

Originally posted on OPinions:
The District of Columbia is a strange political entity and our unique status has unexpected effects on local archaeology. But that makes it a perfect place…

March 11, 2015 · Leave a comment

District’s residential property assessments grew by 6 percent

Originally posted on District, Measured:
Housing in the District of Columbia is expensive.  The U.S. Census tells us that the District had the second highest median housing prices in 2013,…

March 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

Grant Circle Historic District Proposed

An historic district has been proposed for Grant Circle in Petworth. The application comes on the heels of an application to raze 16 Grant Circle NW. Map of the proposed district: … Continue reading

March 3, 2015 · 1 Comment