Washington
NW

Photos of the lanterns, presented on this page, were taken on the following NW streets:
- Indiana Avenue;
- 1st, 5th, 8th, 12th, 13th, 14th, 15th, 16th Streets;
- F, G, H streets;
- North Capitol Street;
- Connecticut Avenue;
- Rhode Island Avenue;
- Jefferson Place;
- New Hampshire Avenue;
- California Street;
- Taft Bridge;
- Klingle Valley Bridge.
All photos were taken in June-July 2004.



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National Assembly of Letter Carriers, 1951.
100 Indiana Avenue NW.
Wall Mount Light at the Main Entrance.
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Historic Synagogue, 1908. 600 First Street NW.
Google 2018: Different Wall Mount Light.
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Government Publishing Office, 1861.
710-732 North Capitol Street NW.
1/2. 710 N Capitol Entrance, Torchiere.
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2/2. 732 N Capitol Entrance, Wall Mount Light.
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St. Mary's Catholic Church, 1890.
727 Fifth Street NW.
Wall Mount Light at the Main Entrance.
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Calvary Baptist Church, 1862.
755 Eighth Street NW.
Wall Mount Light above the Main Entrance.
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6 / 28
Commercial and Residential Building, 1925.
725 Twelfth Street NW.
1/2. Wall Mount lights around the building.
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2/2. Gate Light Post.
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Commercial and Office Building.
600 13th Street NW.
Wall Mount Light, F and G Streets Entrances.
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Anglican Church of Epiphany, 1852.
1317 G Street NW.
1/2. Wall Mount light at the Main Entrance.
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2/2. Wall Mount Light at the Side Entrance (?).
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Former 2nd National Bank, 1930.
Now Office Building. 1331 G Street NW.
Wall Mount Light at the Main Entrance.
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Hamilton Square, Office Building.
600 14th Street NW.
Wall Mount Lights around the building.
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Office Building; 607 14th Street NW.
Torchiere at the Main Entrance.
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Metropolitan Square, 1986.
650 14th Street NW; 655 15th Street NW.
1/3. Entrance Arcade Pendant,

650 14th Street Entrance.

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2/3. Entrance Arcade Ceiling Light,

650 14th Street Entrance.

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3/3. Torchiere, 655 15th Street Entrance.
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Office Building; 1201 F Street NW.
Wall Mount Light at the Main Entrance.
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The Mayflower Hotel, 1925.
1127 Connecticut Avenue NW.
Wall Mount Light at the Main Entrance.
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Commercial and Office Building, 1930.
1147 Connecticut Avenue NW.
Wall Mount Light at the Main Entrance.
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US Chamber of Commerce, 1925.
1615 H Street NW.
Main Entrance Stairs, Parapet Torchiere.
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The Hay-Adams Hotel, 1928; 800 16th Street NW.
1/3. Wall Mount Light at the Main Entrance.
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2/3. "Off the Record" Bar, H St Entrance.

Stairs Parapet Torchiere.

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3/3."Off the Record" Bar, H St Entrance.

Wall Mount Light.

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St. John's Church, 1816; 1525 H Street NW.
1/3. Main Entrance Colonnade Pendant.
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2/3. Wall Mount at the Side Entrance.
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3/3. Torchiere at the Parish House Entrance.
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Former Union Trust Building, 1906.
Now Commercial and Office Building.
740 15th Street NW.
1/2. Torchiere at Main and Side Entrances.
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2/2. Wall Mount Lights at H St Corner.
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St. Mathew's Cathedral, 1913.
1725 Rhode Island Avenue NW.
Wall Mount Light at the Main Entrance.
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21 / 28
Office; Row House, 1900.
1826 Jefferson Place NW.
Wall Mount Gas Light at the Main Entrance.
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22 / 28
Brew Master's Castle, 1890s.
1307 New Hampshire Avenue NW.
Main Entrance, Porch Pendant.
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Former the Highlands apartment house, 1902.
Now the Churchill Hotel.
1914 Connecticut Avenue NW.
Front Lawn Torchiere, at California St.
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Westmoreland Apartments, 1905.
2122 California Street NW.
Parapet Torchiere at the Main Entrance.
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Taft Bridge over Rock Creek, 1907.
Aligned with Connecticut Ave NW.
Parapet Pillar Torchiere.
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Smithsonian Zoo, 3000 Connecticut Ave NW.
Gate Pillar Lantern.
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Klingle Valley Bridge , 1932.
Aligned with Connecticut Ave NW.
Pillar Lantern at the End of the Bridge.
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Sedgwick Garden Apartments, 1931.
3726 Connecticut Avenue NW.
Porch Column Lanterns.
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