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408 Eighth Street (Commercial Building), Washington, District of Columbia, DC



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Location
Washington, DC

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS DC-517
Building/structure dates: 1850 initial construction
Significance: Building lacks any architectural detailing or historical association that would make it significant. It apparently dates to 1848 when the tax books how a structure built by Thomas McGuire, blacksmith.

Subjects
Commercial Facilities


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. 8th Street (east) facade and partial view of south side. To the rear is the PMI Parking Garage and to the north is Lansburgh's Warehouse (410 8th Street,partial view).
2. South side and rear (west) wall.
3. 8th Street (east) facade, Anice Hoachlander, photographer.


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