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Call Number/Catalog Number WY 2102.35
Title U Street NW between 13th and 14th Streets. North side.
Additional identifier SP 0052
Collection John P. Wymer photograph collection
Creator (Artist/Photographer/Author) Wymer, John P.
Description John P. Wymer's description: U Street NW between 13th and 14th Streets
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 Row houses
Children playing
Commercial buildings
Awnings
Automobiles
Theaters
Street-railroad tracks
Search Terms Republic Theatre
Tasty Inn, restaurant
Neighborhood Shaw
Quadrant NW
Street Number 1300
Street Name U Street
Square 0236
Early date 1950
Object Name Print, Photographic
Medium /Photographic Paper
Print size 3.0" x 4.5"
Orig/copy Original