How the planned city of Washington, DC was designed and created

Washington D.C. is a planned city. We investigate how it was designed and created, and how it has grown into the legislative and symbolic heart of the US nation. For more by The B1M subscribe now –

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Images courtesy Carol M. Highsmith, Howard Chandler Christy, E. Sachse, Library of Congress, Filipe Lourenco, Brook Ward, Wally Gobetz, Joe Ravi, NPS Photo, Harrison Jones, Kačka A Ondra and Darren Bradley.

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