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Matthew B. Gilmore

Monthly Archives: January, 2019

Museums in Washington DC – 2019 – update

There’s more news about museums. Smithsonian museums reopen January 29, 2019 (today). Newseum is leaving its Pennsylvania Avenue site, however “…the Newseum will remain open to the public through 2019” … Continue reading

January 29, 2019 · Leave a comment

1887 Hopkins online once again

Click (bookmark this link): https://digdc.dclibrary.org/islandora/object/dcplislandora%3A29055 this is a followup to the post: Hopkins real estate maps (1887 and later) offline at DCPL’s DigDC website — DCRA Surdocs alternative Be aware that … Continue reading

January 23, 2019 · 1 Comment

Museums in Washington DC 2019

Just how many museums are there in Washington DC?   71 – plus or minus — 2018 saw two new museums open. The National Law Enforcement Museum opened October 13, 2018 @NLEMuseum 444 E Street, … Continue reading

January 9, 2019 · 1 Comment

Hopkins real estate maps (1887 and later) offline at DCPL’s DigDC website — DCRA Surdocs alternative

Hopkins real estate maps (1887 and later) offline at DCPL’s DigDC website — DCRA Surdocs alternative DiGDC https://digdc.dclibrary.org/ The 1887 and later Hopkins atlases are offline currently (they are not … Continue reading

January 2, 2019 · 1 Comment