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Call Number/Catalog Number WY 2037.34
Title Row houses on the north side of the 1400 block of Massachusetts Avenue NW.
Additional identifier SP 0052
Collection John P. Wymer photograph collection
Creator (Artist/Photographer/Author) Wymer, John P.
Description John P. Wymer's description: Massachusetts Avenue NW east of 15th Street (The German Embassy was located on the terrace prior to World War II. November 12, 1949.
Date 1949/11/12
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
Street furnishings
Traffic signs & signals
Row houses
Search Terms German Embassy
Highland Terrace
Neighborhood Downtown
Quadrant NW
Street Number 1400
Street Name Massachusetts Avenue
Street Name (Cross Street) Fifteenth Street
Square 0212
Custom Field 16 1200
Early date 1949
Object Name Print, Photographic
Medium Photographic Paper
Print size 3.0" x 4.5"
Orig/copy Original