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Call Number/Catalog Number WY 2147.35
Title General view northeast down 17th Street NW from the 1500 block.
Additional identifier SP 0052
Collection John P. Wymer photograph collection
Creator (Artist/Photographer/Author) Wymer, John P.
Description John P. Wymer's description: Plymouth Congregational Church, 17th and P Streets NW. November 23, 1950.
Date 1950/11/23
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 General views
Apartment houses
Automobiles
Street furnishings
Lampposts
Taxicabs
Churches
Search Terms Plymouth Congregationational Church
Cairo Hotel
Neighborhood Dupont Circle
Quadrant NW
Street Number 1500
Street Name Seventeenth Street
Street Name (Cross Street) Church Street
Custom Field 16 1700
Early date 1950
Object Name Print, Photographic
Medium Photographic Emulsion
Print size 3.0" x 4.5"
Orig/copy Original