Category Archives: Ward 1

2400 6th St. NW

The administration building for Howard University is at 2400 6th St. NW. This photo was taken 4 days after the start of the take-over of the administration building by Howard University students, with their demands posted on the doors.

1939 14th St. NW

1939 14th St. NW is in the historic U Street corridor. The most recent tenant was JJ’s Cheesesteaks, which closed in 2017. The building is three stories, part of a pair of rowhouse-type buildings on the corner of 14th and U Street.

918 Westminster St.

918 Westminster St. is a three-story Victorian brick townhouse with stone trim, with a slate pyramidal roof.  Below the roof, there is pale stone trim in the shape of a garland with bows.  The adjacent house has a similar garland but with dark and light colors reversed.  It was built in 1895.