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Research Query: Who were the largest employers in early 20th c. DC

To provide some context for a chapter in the history I'm writing about Union Station, I'm looking for information about the largest employers in Washington. In particular, I was interested in the largest private employers in 1907, when the terminal opened, and also the largest employment sites -- which government office buildings had the most workers? My initial searches didn't help much, and so I was hoping the people in this group might be able to help.

Bill Wright

Preliminary List of Submissions for Old Georgetown Board Meeting of June 6, 2019

Greetings: The preliminary list of submissions in the Georgetown Historic District received that may be considered at the next meeting of the Old Georgetown Board, U.S. Commission of Fine Arts on June 6, 2019 may be found at the following web page: http://planning.dc.gov/node/1127097  .