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1216 E Street Northwest (Commercial Building & Garage), Washington, District of Columbia, DC



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HB288642
North (front) Elevation


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Location
Washington, DC

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS DC-354
Building/structure dates: 1899 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1926 subsequent work
Significance: The structure is located within the Pennsylvania Avenue National Historic Site. It was built to house a variety of industrial, wholesale and retail establishments. The building was converted for use as a garage in 1926 to meet the changing needs of the downtown area. The facade on E Street still retains much of its original masonry detail.

Subjects
Parking Garages
Manufacturing


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. NORTH (FRONT) ELEVATION


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