Museum logo

Photo Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Call Number/Catalog Number PR 0322B
Title Washington Gas Light Company; view on Water Street SE east of 12th Street.
Additional identifier SP 0034
Collection Emil A. Press slide collection
Creator (Artist/Photographer/Author) Press, Emil A.
Description Washington Gas Light Company; view north from Water Street SE east of 12th Street.
Date 1960/04
Provenance The Emil A. Press Slide Collection, 1959-1979, consists of 4000 35mm color slides, taken by Press between 1959-1979. The images are mainly of Washington, D.C. south of Florida Avenue, but some outlying areas are included. Press often photographed buildings that were slated for, or in the process of demolition. The card index to the collection is arranged by both location and subject.
Classification Commercial buildings
Gasholders
Search Terms Washington Gas Light Company, plant
Washington Gas Light Company -- gasholder
Quadrant SE
Street Number 0
Street Name Twelfth Street
Street Name (Cross Street) Water Street
Early date 1960
Object Name Transparency, Slide
Medium Photographic Emulsion
Orig/copy Original