Some past posts

American Institute of Pharmacy

The American Institute of Pharmacy building is at 2215 Constitution Avenue, facing the grounds of the Lincoln Memorial. There is a long series of stairs and terraces leading up to the building. It was built in 1932 by architect John Russell Pope, who also designed the Jefferson Memorial and the National Gallery of Art. It […]

Daniel Webster School

The Daniel Webster School building is at 940 H St., NW, D.C.  It was built in 1881-1882, with typical design elements of late nineteenth-century school buildings.  It has been empty for more than 20 years.  The U.S. General Services Administration has owned it since 2002, as a buffer for the Secret Service headquarters, but is […]