September 19, In Washington, you can find pulsing dance clubs, seemingly secret neighborhood bars tucked down alleys, racially and socially diverse clubs, and some fun lesbian hangouts. Clubs catering to heterosexual clients tended to congregate in a few blocks of the western part of the Downtown area, while clubs targeting gay patrons clustered primarily in the western part of the Navy Yard. The southern boundary of this "patent" as title to land was called began about where East Capitol Street meets the river, and ran north-northwest to about Trinidad Avenue NE. Although coal-fueled engines required frequent refueling, a diesel train could go for as many as three days without needing more diesel fuel.
Ivy City remained an industrial area into the s.
Thanks for letting us know! April 12, Much of the land surrounding the future Ivy City was owned by the Fenwick family. December 17,