The twenties were a time that was defining for many cities, as growth and new industry had began to take root set a new character. This set of maps by Nirenstein took a serious and detailed look at the cores of major towns across the continent, and captured an interesting glimpse of pre-depression cities. Showing block by block the building footprints, as well as the business or entities present gives a fascinating historical view.
Here, Washington, D.C.., covering a portion from H St. to 7th St. and 15th S.t to Pennsylvania Ave.
Condition is very good with some minor old owner stamp remnants. Image size is approximately 21.5 x 28.5 (inches)