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American Mosaic Company Building, 912 I Street Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia, DC



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B&W Photos

HB269868
North (front) Elevation.

HB269869
Detail, First Two Floors.

HB269870
Detail, Front Doorway.

HB269871
Detail, Third Floor.

HB269872
Detail, Cornice And Indian Mosaic, Top Right.

HB269873
Detail, Indian Mosaic, Top Right.

HB269874
Detail, Indian Mosaic, Top Left.

HB269875
Interior Fireplace, Front Room.

HB269876
Interior Fireplace, Rear Room.


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Item Title


Location
912 I Street Northwest, Washington, DC

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS DC-387
Building/structure dates: 1865 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1911 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1979 demolished
Significance: This building is an exceptionally imposing and refined example of an 1860's Washington row house. The building was remolded, and given a number of ornaments by the long term occupant, the American Mosaic Company.

Subjects
Commercial Facilities
Offices


Related Names
Agnus (?), Job
Clark, Appleton P.


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. NORTH (FRONT) ELEVATION.
2. DETAIL, FIRST TWO FLOORS.
3. DETAIL, FRONT DOORWAY.
4. DETAIL, THIRD FLOOR.
5. DETAIL, CORNICE AND INDIAN MOSAIC, TOP RIGHT.
6. DETAIL, INDIAN MOSAIC, TOP RIGHT.
7. DETAIL, INDIAN MOSAIC, TOP LEFT.
8. INTERIOR FIREPLACE, FRONT ROOM.
9. INTERIOR FIREPLACE, REAR ROOM.


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