Library

Guides

Ward 3 Heritage Guide

History of Washington, DC: Resource Guide and Bibliography (GWU)

 

Resources

Cleveland Park Historical Society

The Historical Society of Washington, D.C. and the D.C. History Center

DC Past: A curated collection of historic photographs of Washington D.C.

Library of Congress: Digital Collections

Library of Congress: Prints & Photographs Reading Room, Researching Historic Washington, D.C. Buildings (contains many research links)

Washingtoniana Collection In Special Collections (DCPL)

Planning History, National Capital Planning Commission

National Park Service, Washington, DC History Resources (needs updating)

 

Blogs

Ghosts of DC: A Blog About the History of Washington, D.C.

Boundary Stones WETA's Local History Blog

Retropolis: The past, rediscovered (Washington Post)

Streets of Washington: Stories and Images of Historic Washington, D.C.

Washington D.C. My Hometown: The Broadmoor History Project