|Call Number/Catalog Number||AE 0071|
|Title||Aerial view north over East Potomac Park, Washington Channel, Southwest Waterfront.|
|Additional identifier||SP 0001|
|Collection||Whetzel Aerial photograph collection|
|Creator (Artist/Photographer/Author)||Winged Camera Service|
Aerial view north over the Washington Channel, Fort McNair down 4th Street SW. Over Pennsylvania Avenue. Includes East Potomac Park, the Southwest Waterfront, the GSA Building, National Gallery of Art, House Office Buildings, Fort McNair, Tempo Buildings A, B, C. Overflight 3.18.
East of Overflight 3.17, West of Overflight 3.19.
(Overflight 3 extends east-west from Pine Spring, Virginia to Millwood, Maryland.
|Provenance||The collection consists of about 1200 aerial photographs of the Washington D.C. metropolitan area in the mid to late 1950s. The photographs were taken, usually from 5,000 feet altitude, by the Whetzel Associates Company -- 250 in nine east-west overflights of the area later bounded approximately by the Capital Beltway.|
East Potomac Park--Golf Course
Department of Agriculture, building
General Services Administration (GSA) Building--Regional Office
Natural History Museum
National Gallery of Art
Library of Congress--Jefferson Building
Library of Congress--Adams Building
House Office Building--Cannon
House Office Building--Longworth
Senate Office Building--Russell
|Street Name||Maine Avenue|
|Street Name (Cross Street)||Fourth Street|
|Object Name||Print, Photographic|
|Print size||4.5" x 6.5"|