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Call Number/Catalog Number BI 133
Title General view southeast down Pennsylvania Avenue NW from 7th Street.
Additional identifier SP 0004
Collection Joseph E. Bishop photograph collection
Description General view southeast down Pennsylvania Avenue NW from 7th Street.
Date 1892
Provenance The collection consists of 350 glass plate negatives and corresponding prints. Mr Bishop has been identified as the photographer for the vast majority of the images, which are primarily streetscape views of downtown Washington, D. C. , c. 1920s. This collection includes dozens of views not previously included in other HSW collections, particularly of the neighborhoods that were replaced by construction of the Federal Triangle.
Among the photographs not attributed to Bishop are a number of prints which are copy photographs related to the Civil War.
Classification General views
Commercial buildings
Stores & shops
Street furnishings
Street-railroad tracks
Search Terms Commercial Lunch, restaurant
Snyder, B. and Company, office
Colonial Ice Cream Company, building
Keane, T. T. , Company, advertisement
American House hotel
Neighborhood Downtown
Quadrant NW
Street Number 600
Street Name Pennsylvania Avenue
Street Name (Cross Street) Seventh Street
Custom Field 16 200
Early date 1892
Object Name Print, Photographic
Medium Photographic Paper
Print size 7.5" x 9.5"