Capitol Losses         2nd Ed.  
Name initial construction demolition note type    
Upper Gisborough 1735 1888   residential deleted  
Burnes House 1750 1894   residential Burnes House  
          Hamburgh Village House 1780-1935
Duddington 1793 1886   residential Duddington  
Ruppert House ca 1775 1938   residential Ruppert House  
          Langley House 1798
Foxall House ca 1802 ca 1925   residential Foxall House  
          Brent House 1803-1903
          Key House ca 1802-1948
          Grasslands 1806-1956
Jackson House 1802 1906   residential Jackson House  
Casanave House 1802 1913   residential Casanave House  
Caldwell House 1809 1933   residential Caldwell House  
Montrose ca 1810 1911   residential Montrose  
Ringgold House 1812 1914   residential Ringgold House  
Carbery House 1818 1903   residential Carbery House  
DeKrafft House ca 1820 1872   residential DeKrafft House  
          Brown House 1821-1926
Rodgers House 183? 1894   residential Rodgers House  
Analostan ca 1796 1935   residential Analostan  
Kalorama 1807 1887   residential Kalorama  
Van Ness House 1813 1908   residential Van Ness House  
Brentwood 1817 1919   residential Brentwood  
          Towson House 1827-1947
Mount Pleasant 1840 1925   residential Mount Pleasant  
Peale House ca 1840 ca 1888   residential Peale House  
Slidell House 1845 1922   residential Slidell House  
Tyler House ca 1840 1931   residential Tyler House  
Wylie House 1843 1947   residential Wylie House  
          Eaton House ca 1840-1914
Stone House ca 1849 1906   residential Stone House  
          Hudson Taylor House 1850-1867
Kendall Green ca 1850 1964   residential Kendall Green  
Brancroft House 1851 1922   residential Brancroft House  
Chase House 1851 1936   residential Chase House  
Wisteria House ca 1863 1924   residential Wisteria House  
Corcoran House 1828 1922   residential Corcoran House  
Robert Dodge House 1850 extant   residential Robert Dodge House  
Scott House 1853 1955 Octagonal house in Hyattsville residential Scott House  
Summy House 1856 1922 Octagonal house residential Summy House  
Tuttle House 1865 1950 Octagonal house residential Tuttle House  
          Maple Grove 1854-remodeled 1920
Southworth cottage ca 1855 1941   residential Southworth cottage  
Riggs House 1856 1936   residential Riggs House  
Lindsay House 1856 1925   residential Lindsay House  
Myer House 1858 1911   residential Myer House  
Dumbarton Oaks ca 1801 extant   residential Dumbarton Oaks  
Meigs House 1869 1962   residential Meigs House  
Oak Lawn ca 1820 1952   residential Oak Lawn  
Stewart's Castle 1873 1901   residential Stewart's Castle  
Bleak House porter's lodge 1873 1916   residential Bleak House porter's lodge  
Butler House 1874 1929   residential Butler House  
Lowery House 1875 1936   residential Lowery House  
Taylor House 1876 1926   residential Taylor House  
Noble House 1880 1915   residential Noble House  
Goode House 1880 ca 1920   residential Goode House  
Hopkins-Miller House 1880 1948 and 1912 Hopkins (1948), Miller (1912) residential Hopkins-Miller House  
          Tindall House 1880-1907
Anderson House 1881 1925   residential Anderson House  
Pendleton 1881 1940   residential Pendleton  
Sargent House 1883 1966   residential Sargent House  
Hearst House 1883 1964   residential Hearst House  
Belmont 1883 1915   residential Belmont  
Hay-Adams Houses 1884 1927   residential Hay-Adams Houses  
Palmer House 1884 1027   residential Palmer House  
Red Top 1868 1927   residential Red Top  
Tuckerman House 1886 1967   residential Tuckerman House  
Henderson's Castle 1888 1949   residential Henderson's Castle  
Schneider House 1890 1957   residential Schneider House  
          Bell House 1892-1930
Leiter House 1896 1947   residential Leiter House  
Hale House 189? 1941   residential Hale House  
Elkins House ca 1892 1937   residential Elkins House  
Childs House 1894 1930   residential Childs House  
Westover 1896 1967   residential Westover  
Foraker House 1897 1960   residential Foraker House  
Airlie 1901 1957   residential Airlie  
Douglas House 1905 1949   residential Douglas House  
Guggenheim House 1906 1956   residential Guggenheim House  
McLean House 1860 1939   residential McLean House  
Williams House 1907 1965   residential Williams House  
Hitt House 1908 1970   residential Hitt House  
Wardman House 1909 1928   residential Wardman House  
          Dunmarlin 1929-1988
          Valley View 1936-2001 site proposed for mayoral mansion
Seven Buildings ca 1796 1959   residential Seven Buildings  
Carroll Row ca 1800 1887   residential Carroll Row  
Treasury Square rowhouses ca 1800 1889   residential Treasury Square rowhouses  
F Street rowhouses ca 1825 and ca 1845 1884/5, 1917   residential F Street rowhouses  
Cameron Row ca 1848 1941   residential Cameron Row  
Blagden Row 1852 1931   residential Blagden Row  
Judiciary Square rowhouses 1854, 1859 1965, 1969   residential Judiciary Square rowhouses  
Douglas Row 1857 1934, 1950, 1965   residential Douglas Row  
Church Row 1871 1958   residential Church Row  
Grant's Row 1871 1929   residential Grant's Row  
Shepherd's Row 1873 1952   residential Shepherd's Row  
Franklin Terrace ca 1875 1934   residential Franklin Terrace  
Mount Vernon Row 1873 1940, 1969   residential Mount Vernon Row  
Phillips Row 1878 1948   residential Phillips Row  
Blodgett's Hotel 1793 1931   hotel/apartments Blodgett's Hotel  
Tunnicliff's Tavern 1795 1931   hotel/apartments Tunnicliff's Tavern  
Varnum Hotel 1796 1929   hotel/apartments Varnum Hotel  
          Rhodes Tavern 1800-1984
St. Charles Hotel 1820 1926   hotel/apartments St. Charles Hotel  
Union Hotel 1796 1935   hotel/apartments Union Hotel  
National Hotel 1816 1942   hotel/apartments National Hotel  
Willard Hotel (original) 1818 1900   hotel/apartments Willard Hotel (original)  
Brown's Hotel ca 1805 1935   hotel/apartments Brown's Hotel  
Maryland House 1864 1914   hotel/apartments Maryland House  
Arlington Hotel 1868 1912   hotel/apartments Arlington Hotel  
Ebbitt House 1872 1926   hotel/apartments Ebbitt House  
Portland Flats 1879 1962   hotel/apartments Portland Flats  
Richmond Hotel 1883 1922   hotel/apartments Richmond Hotel  
Shoreham Hotel 1887 1929   hotel/apartments Shoreham Hotel  
Portner Flats 1897 1974 (Dunbar Hotel) hotel/apartments Portner Flats  
Raleigh Hotel 1898 1964   hotel/apartments Raleigh Hotel  
Stoneleigh Court Apartments 1902 1965   hotel/apartments Stoneleigh Court Apartments  
Rochambeau Apartments 1903 1962   hotel/apartments Rochambeau Apartments  
Warder Apartments 1905 1958   hotel/apartments Warder Apartments  
          Governor Shepherd 1938-1984
St. Patrick Catholic Church 1809 1872   church St. Patrick Catholic Church  
Bridge Street Presbyterian Church 1820 1872   church Bridge Street Presbyterian Church  
First Unitarian Church 1822 1906   church First Unitarian Church  
St. Matthew's Catholic Church 1838 1910   church St. Matthew's Catholic Church  
Trinity Episcopal Church 1849 1936   church Trinity Episcopal Church  
Metropolitan Methodist Church 1854 1936   church Metropolitan Methodist Church  
New York Avenue Presbyterian Church 1859 1950   church New York Avenue Presbyterian Church  
Foundry Methodist Church 1864 1902   church Foundry Methodist Church  
West Street Presbyterian Church 1865 remodeled 1955   church West Street Presbyterian Church  
First Congregational Church 1866 1959   church First Congregational Church  
Church of the Covenant 1887 1966   church Church of the Covenant  
First Baptist Church 1889 1953   church First Baptist Church  
St. Thomas Episcopal Church 1893 1970   church St. Thomas Episcopal Church  
Talmud Torah Synagogue 1906 1959   church Talmud Torah Synagogue  
Naval Lodge 1821 1963   organization Naval Lodge  
Freemason's Hall 1826 1932   organization Freemason's Hall  
Potomac Lodge 1858 1963   organization Potomac Lodge  
American Colonization Society Hall 1860 1930   organization American Colonization Society Hall  
Washington City Orphan Asylum 1865 1963   organization Washington City Orphan Asylum  
Louise Home 1871 1949   organization Louise Home  
YMCA Building ca 1850 1913   organization YMCA Building  
British Legation 1872 1931   organization British Legation  
Odd Fellows Hall 1845 1917   organization Odd Fellows Hall  
Washington Riding Academy 1887 1936   organization Washington Riding Academy  
Capital Bicycle Club 1889 1928   organization Capital Bicycle Club  
Army & Navy Club 1891 1962   organization Army & Navy Club  
Apostolic Delegation Building 1905 1973   organization Apostolic Delegation Building  
Elks Club 1906 ca 1979   organization Elks Club  
          Capital Yacht Club 1922-1959
Girl Scout Little House 1923 1969   organization Girl Scout Little House  
French and Richardson's Bookstore ca 1810 1963   commercial French and Richardson's Bookstore  
Riggs Bank 1824 1904   commercial Riggs Bank  
Jackson Hall 1845 1930   commercial Jackson Hall  
Avenue House 1851 1885   commercial Avenue House  
Metzerott Hall 1851 1894   commercial Metzerott Hall  
Gilman's Drug Store ca 1855 ???   commercial Gilman's Drug Store  
Mills Foundry ca 1860 ca 1900   commercial Mills Foundry  
Harvey's Restaurant ca 1830 1932   commercial Harvey's Restaurant  
Freedman's Savings Bank 1869 1899   commercial Freedman's Savings Bank  
Center Market 1871 1931   commercial Center Market  
Northern Liberty Market 1874 1946   commercial Northern Liberty Market  
          Richard W. Barker, Cabinetmaker and Undertaker ca 1875-1903
Alderney Dairies Plant 1884 1955   commercial Alderney Dairies Plant  
Kann's Department Store 1875 1979   commercial Kann's Department Store  
Lemon Building 1890 1971   commercial Lemon Building  
Security Storage Warehouse 1890 1965   commercial Security Storage Warehouse  
Christian Heurich Brewery 1894 1966   commercial Christian Heurich Brewery  
United States Electric Lighting Company Power House 1897 1930   commercial United States Electric Lighting Company Power House  
Halls of the Ancients 1898 1926   commercial Halls of the Ancients  
Home Savings Bank 1902 1968   commercial Home Savings Bank  
Washington Loan and Trust Company 1924 1974   commercial Washington Loan and Trust Company  
Manhattan Laundry 1935 1978   commercial Manhattan Laundry  
Marine Barracks 1801 1906   government Marine Barracks  
Old Brick Capitol 1815 1932   government Old Brick Capitol  
State Department 1818 1866   government State Department  
Sheridan Gate (Arlington Cemetery) 1818 1971   government Sheridan Gate (Arlington Cemetery)  
Washington Arsenal 1822 1907   government Washington Arsenal  
          Shiphouses, Washington Navy Yard 1823-ca1901
Washington Penitentiary 1826 1903 (part)   government Washington Penitentiary  
Powers Fountain 1836 1884   government Powers Fountain  
Washington Jail 1839 1874   government Washington Jail  
          South Portico Steps, Patent Office Building 1840-1936
Scott Hall, United States Soldiers' Home 1851 extant   government Scott Hall, United States Soldiers' Home  
Washington Armory 1855 1964   government Washington Armory  
Wisconsin Avenue Reservoir 1859 1932   government Wisconsin Avenue Reservoir  
Botanic Garden (Congressional) 1859 1932   government Botanic Garden (Congressional)  
Agriculture Department Building 1868 1930   government Agriculture Department Building  
Library, United States Solders' Home 1877 1910   government Library, United States Solders' Home  
United States Weather Bureau Building 1869 1965   government United States Weather Bureau Building  
Sheridan Hall, United States Solders' Home 1885 1958   government Sheridan Hall, United States Solders' Home  
Army Medical Museum 1887 1969   government Army Medical Museum  
General Noble Redwood Tree House 1893 1940   government General Noble Redwood Tree House  
          Buffalo House, National Zoo 1891-1934
District of Columbia Morgue 1904 1940   government District of Columbia Morgue  
District of Columbia Crematorium 1907 1948   government District of Columbia Crematorium  
Center Market Convenience Station ca 1910 1931   government Center Market Convenience Station  
George Washington Memorial Building 1914 1937   government George Washington Memorial Building  
Municipal Fish Market 1916 1960   government Municipal Fish Market  
Southern Railway Building 1871 1916   office Southern Railway Building  
Hooe Iron Building 1873 1926   office Hooe Iron Building  
Shepherd Centennial Building 1875 1911   office Shepherd Centennial Building  
Corcoran Office Building 1875 1917   office Corcoran Office Building  
Kellogg Office Building 1884 1917   office Kellogg Office Building  
McGill Building 1891 1973   office McGill Building  
Washington Post Building 1893 1954   office Washington Post Building  
Willard Office Building 1902 1964   office Willard Office Building  
Mills Building 1902 1964   office Mills Building  
Stott Company Building 1913 1973   office Stott Company Building  
Gallaudet College, Primary Hall 1858 1916   education Gallaudet College, Primary Hall now ch15
Wallach School 1864 1950   education Wallach School  
Howard University, "Old Main" 1867 1940   education Howard University, "Old Main"  
Howard University, Miner Hall 1868 1961   education Howard University, Miner Hall  
Providence Hospital 1866 1964   hospital Providence Hospital  
Bell Experimental School 1870 1920   education Bell Experimental School  
Academy of the Visitation 1877 1923   education Academy of the Visitation  
Columbian University Building 1883 1911   education Columbian University Building  
Corcoran School of Art 1889 1960   education Corcoran School of Art  
Gunston Hall School 1905 1965   education Gunston Hall School  
Dunbar High School 1916 1977   education Dunbar High School  
Mt. Alto Veterans Administration Hospital 1915 1967   hospital Mt. Alto Veterans Administration Hospital  
Willard Hall 1807 1900   Theater Willard Hall now ch14
National Theater 1873 1922   Theater National Theater  
Lincoln Hall 1867 1886   Theater Lincoln Hall  
Albaugh's Opera House 1884 1918   Theater Albaugh's Opera House  
Manassas Panorama Building 1885 1918   Theater Manassas Panorama Building  
Belasco Theater 1895 1964   Theater Belasco Theater  
Shubert Theater 1907 1960   Theater Shubert Theater  
Avenue Grand Theater 1910 1973   Theater Avenue Grand Theater  
Howard Theater 1910 extant   Theater Howard Theater  
Dumbarton Theater ca 1880 ???   Theater Dumbarton Theater  
Savoy Theater 1913 1971   Theater Savoy Theater  
Knickerbocker Theater 1915 1922 rebuilt, razed 1969 Theater Knickerbocker Theater  
Metropolitan Theater 1917 1968   Theater Metropolitan Theater  
Fox Theater 1926 1980   Theater Fox Theater  
Trans-Lux Theater 1936 1975   Theater Trans-Lux Theater  
Apex Theater 1940 1977   Theater Apex Theater  
             
Aqueduct Bridge 1833 1933   Transportation Aqueduct Bridge  
Corcoran carriage house 1850 1922   Transportation Corcoran carriage house  
Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Station 1852 1907   Transportation Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Station  
Baltimore and Potomac Railroad Station 1873 1907   Transportation Baltimore and Potomac Railroad Station  
Metropolitan Railroad Company Carbarn 1895 1962   Transportation Metropolitan Railroad Company Carbarn  
Capital Garage 1926 1974   Transportation Capital Garage  
Washington-Hoover Airport Terminal 1930 1941   Transportation Washington-Hoover Airport Terminal  
Standard Oil Company Building 1931 1968   Transportation Standard Oil Company Building  
Greyhound Bus Terminal 1938 1976   Transportation Greyhound Bus Terminal  
Union Station Engine Company 1837 1956   Fire stations Union Station Engine Company  
Engine Company No. 1 1867 1960   Fire stations Engine Company No. 1  
Truck Company No. 1 1878 ca 1916   Fire stations Truck Company No. 1  
Truck Company No. 2 1878 1960   Fire stations Truck Company No. 2  
Engine Company No. 2 1910 1979?   Fire stations Engine Company No. 2  
Presidential inaugural stands--US Capitol various various   temporary Presidential inaugural stands--US Capitol  
Garfield inaugural arch 1881 1881   temporary Garfield inaugural arch  
Presidential inaugural stands--White House various various   temporary Presidential inaugural stands--White House  
Navy and Munitions Buildings 1918 1971   temporary Navy and Munitions Buildings  
Union Plaza dormitories 1918 1930   temporary Union Plaza dormitories  
Pershing Victory Arch 1919 1919   temporary Pershing Victory Arch  
Bulfinch Oil Lamps, US Capitol ca 1825  ca 1848   street furniture Bulfinch Oil Lamps, US Capitol  
"Grape and Ivy" Lampposts ca 1855 ca 1923   street furniture "Grape and Ivy" Lampposts  
F Street Electric Arc Street Lamp ca 1885 ca 1923   street furniture F Street Electric Arc Street Lamp  
Thomas Circle Gas Street Lamps ca 1880 ca 1923   street furniture Thomas Circle Gas Street Lamps  
Meigs public pump 1858 ca 1925   street furniture Meigs public pump  
Display Horse, WH Stombock & Son ca 1930 1970   street furniture Display Horse, WH Stombock & Son  
Scott Circle hitching post ca 1880 ca 1942   street furniture Scott Circle hitching post  
Hutchins watering trough ca 1892 ca 1959   street furniture Hutchins watering trough  
New York Avenue streetcar tracks ca 1895 ca 1949   street furniture New York Avenue streetcar tracks  
Humane Society horse trough ca 1900 1960   street furniture Humane Society horse trough  
Willard Hotel clock ca 1902 1942   street furniture Willard Hotel clock  
Friendship gates ca 1905 1942   street furniture Friendship gates  
Streetcar switch tower ca 1907 ca 1940   street furniture Streetcar switch tower  
Bulletin Boards, National Woman's Party Building ca 1913 1929   street furniture Bulletin Boards, National Woman's Party Building  
Semaphore traffic signal ca 1915 ca 1925   street furniture Semaphore traffic signal  
Matthew Gilmore, May 2003
Personal Name:
Goode, James M.


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