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1200 E Street Northwest (Commercial), Washington, District of Columbia, DC



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HB272888

HB272889


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Item Title


Location
Washington, DC

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS DC-420
Building/structure dates: 1951 initial construction
Formerly HABS No. DC-350.

Significance: The structure is located within the Pennsylvania Avenue National Historic Site. From an architectural and historical standpoint, the building represents an example of the almost extinct genre of covered service stations, popular circa 1930-1950.

Subjects
Parking Lots
Automobile Service Stations


Related Names
Esso Standard Oil Company (Exxon)
Washington Garage Company
Pennsylvania Avenue Development Corporation (PADC)


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. NORTH (FRONT) ELEVATION
2. NORTH AND EAST ELEVATIONS


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