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Call Number/Catalog Number WY 0865.20
Title Dumbarton College and Holy Cross Academy on Upton Street NW east of Connecticut Avenue.
Additional identifier SP 0052
Collection John P. Wymer photograph collection
Creator (Artist/Photographer/Author) Wymer, John P.
Description John P. Wymer's description: Dumbarton College and Holy Cross Academy (a Roman Catholic school for girls) Upton Street NW east of Connecticut Avenue. October 17, 1948.
Date 1948/10/17
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 Schools
Towers
Hedges (Plants)
Search Terms Dumbarton College and Holy Cross Academy, building
Quadrant NW
Street Name Upton Street
Early date 1948
Object Name Print, Photographic
Medium Photographic Emulsion
Print size 3.0" x 4.5"
Orig/copy Original