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Washington, D.C., circa 1934. "Washington Monument. Capstone without lightning rods." 8x10 nitrate negative by Theodor Horydczak.
Bootlegger Car Chase and Crash
1911 : A Horse-drawn fire engine racing to a fire as the crowd look-on, Ohio The last horse-drawn fire engine was taken out of service in Norfolk, Virginia in 1921.
That's how DC streetcars were powered ca. 1880 (image source: The Historical Society of Washington, DC)
Watch Out For That Tree! ... Mailbox, Lamp Post and Emergency Callbox
"Tilden or Blood" by Thomas Nast in Harper's weekly - Febuary 17th 1877 (Wikipedia)
"Walk," "Don't Walk," "No Right Turn," "Thru Only": a complicated traffic signal to uncomplicate Washington, D.C., traffic, #cartoon
Washington, DC. Gorgeous.
Sanborn Firemap of Columbia Heights in 1903 (LIbrary of Congress)