These maps cover the District of Columbia and the region from the Civil War to the turn of the century.
With her December 2015 publication, The Life and Times of Mary Vaux Walcott, Marjorie G. Jones explores the life of the woman known as the “Audubon of Botany.”
Mayor Muriel Bowser and DC Office of Planning will host a discussion about the importance of preservation on January 26, 2016.
Meet other D.C. enthusiasts, local historians, and students every Monday for D.C. Mondays at the Museum.
The lecture and tour will take place on August 16 at 2 p.m.
Visit the spectacular artifacts in Washington in just one day.
The proposals are due July 31, 2015 and the festival will be on September 26-27, 2015.
By Matthew B. Gilmore
Thirty years after its foundation, the DC Office of Public Records struggles to preserve the records of the District of Columbia government.
This public history project is using GIS mapping software to document the historic segregation of DC’s public venues.
This June, you can stretch your legs and your mind during the 32nd Annual Dupont Kalorama Museum Walk.