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Call Number/Catalog Number WY 1516.30
Title Commercial buildings on the south side of the 600 block of Pennsylvania Avenue SE.
Additional identifier SP 0052
Collection John P. Wymer photograph collection
Creator (Artist/Photographer/Author) Wymer, John P.
Description John P. Wymer's description: Pennsylvania Avenue SE at 7th Street. August 20, 1949.
Date 1949/08/20
Provenance From the John P. Wymer Collection, about 4000 images of Washington, D.C. taken from 1948 to 1952. Wymer divided the District into 57 areas and photographed sample blocks, including important buildings. The prints are kept in albums and captioned with location and dates. The finding aid is a map of Washington divided into Wymer's designated areas.
Classification Automobiles
Commercial buildings
Stores & shops
Fast food restaurants
Drugstores
Pedestrians
Street furnishings
Lampposts
Bicycles
Row houses
Search Terms Peoples Drug Store
Little Tavern Shops, restaurant
Quadrant SE
Street Number 600
Street Name Pennsylvania Avenue
Early date 1949
Object Name Print, Photographic
Medium Photographic Paper
Print size 3.0" x 4.5"
Orig/copy Original