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Three Decades of Polaroids Show Vanishing D.C. Architecture

Three Decades of Polaroids Show Vanishing D.C. Architecture

By Mark Segraves | NBC4, January 11, 2017 Read Mark Segraves’ Article

Preview: Exposed DC at Carnegie Library

Preview: Exposed DC at Carnegie Library

By Elisabeth Grant | DCist, March 7, 2016 Read Elisabeth Grant’s article.

“Investigating Where We Live” Exhibit Opening

Participants in the IWWL program used images from the Historical Society's permanent collection to explore the dual nature of photography as both documentary and art.

For the third year running, the Historical Society of Washington, D.C. collaborated with the National Building Museum’s Investigating Where We Live (IWWL) program; after five weeks of research and exploration, the program’s culminating product – a year-long exhibit curated, designed and installed by local teens –  opens with a reception Friday evening July 24th at […]

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Policewoman directs traffic at 7th St. and Massachusetts Ave. NW, ca. 1918. Photo by Zaccheus Spratt. (ZSI 132A)