Welcome to H-DC, Washington, D.C. History and Life, a member of H-Net Humanities & Social Sciences Online. H-DC, a refereed, multi- and inter-disciplinary digital network, provides a means of communication and interaction for those who research, write, read, teach, collect, curate, and preserve Washington, DC history and culture and for those who work in cultural institutions located within DC, regardless of discipline.

Recent Content

Historic Landmark Nominations Received and Filed for Hearing

Greetings:   The DC Historic Preservation Office recently received and filed for hearing two historic landmark nominations:


Case 17-08     Lafayette Elementary School – 5701 Broad Branch Road NW - ANC 3G

                        - nominated by District of Columbia Department of General Services, owner


Case 17-09     National Geographic Society Headquarters – 1145 17th Street NW - ANC 2B

                        - nominated by DC Preservation League