Archive for November, 2017

Heritage Project Showcase

Posted on November 30th, 2017 by Elizabeth Nelson

Join Humanities DC , grantees and partners including the DC Office of Planning/Historic Preservation Office at the annual DC Community Heritage Project Showcase and Symposium, Tuesday, December 5 from 6:30-8:30 pm at the Charles Sumner School Museum and Archives (1201 17th St. NW; Farragut North Metro).

Historic Masonry & Cement/Concrete Seminar

Posted on November 21st, 2017 by Elizabeth Nelson

Come learn about your historic home’s masonry and cement/concrete structure with Gary Barnhart, Saturday, January 20, 2018 from 11 am- noon at Jenks & Son Hardware, 910 Bladensburg Rd.

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Sappho was a Lady – Village Voices

Posted on November 7th, 2017 by Elizabeth Nelson

Capitol Hill Village presents “Sappho was a Lady” with Marcus Kyd, Monday, January 8, 2018, 7-8 p.m. at the Northeast Public Library, 330 Seventh St. NE.

Finding Historic Photographs of Capitol Hill Houses

Posted on November 5th, 2017 by Elizabeth Nelson

By Beth Purcell   Photographs of Capitol Hill houses from the past may be available from several sources. This article focuses on photographs of existing buildings. PHOTOGRAPH COLLECTIONS It’s a big universe. You may want to start by searching these collections online, and then visit the libraries and consult librarians for additional help. The box […]