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Anderson House recruiting weekday volunteer docents

Do you have a passion for American history, historic sites, or the decorative arts? Would you like to share your passion with others? The Society of the Cincinnati has an immediate need for volunteer museum docents. Docents create a memorable and enlightening experience for visitors of all ages by leading guided tours of the Society's headquarters, Anderson House. The mansion, a National Historic Landmark, was completed in 1905 in the Dupont Circle neighborhood of Washington, D.C.

DC Raze Applications: July 30 - August 24, 2015


Raze permit applications recently filed at the Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs (DCRA) and/or submitted to the Historic Preservation Office for clearance are listed and/or posted on the HPO website at:  http://planning.dc.gov/node/958402    (see August 26, 2015 entry under "Attachments"). HPO provides this announcement to supplement the required public notice of these applications.

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