Tag Archives: Georgetown

This old stone house . . .

Georgetown has plenty of old bricks, but this stone home along M and 30th Sts. stands out. That’s because it’s the Old Stone House. Built in 1765, the home is the oldest private home in Washington. The house was built … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Summertime in Georgetown

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Wordless Wednesday: Georgetown in the morning

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Volta Bureau remembers Alexander Graham Bell

It has been known as the Bell Carriage House, Bell Laboratory, Volta Bureau and Alexander Graham Bell Laboratory. No matter. The Volta Laboratory is a National Historic Landmark for helping the hearing impaired. Built in 1893 by Charles Summer Tainter … Continue reading

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Washington 101 – Filomena is the best Italian restaurant

OK, let’s start a fight over the best Italian restaurant in town. Maggiano’s on Wisconsin Ave. is a contender. Carmine’s on 7th St. N.W. is a fan favorite. But I’m going with Filomena in Georgetown. I first heard of this … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Another stroll through Georgetown

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Wordless Wednesday: Life on the C&O Canal

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Wordless Wednesday: Georgetown canal

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Wordless Wednesday: Key Bridge and Georgetown

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