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1005 E Street, Northwest (Commercial), Square 347, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

1005 E Street, Northwest (Commercial), Square 347, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

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Summary

Significance: Originally designed in 1906 as a printing establishment and store building by Henry J. Blauvelt for A. Zichtl & Co., the building housed printing-related concerns through the 1930s. The Crown Bar & Grill was in this location for over 20 years. The building is an unusual example of a small industrial building inserted into a developed urban downtown. 1005 E Street, NW contributes to the Pennsylvania Avenue National Historic Site.
Survey number: HABS DC-789
Building/structure dates: 1906 Initial Construction
Building/structure dates: 1948 Subsequent Work
Building/structure dates: 1952 Subsequent Work
Building/structure dates: ca. 1988 Subsequent Work
Building/structure dates: ca. 1988 Subsequent Work

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Contributors

Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Blauvelt, Henry J
A. Zichtl & Company
Baumgarten, Leopold
J. Baumgarten & Sons Company
Crown Tavern Restaurant
Calman, Edward
Hambright Associates, contractor
Murphy, M, transmitter
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Location

Washington, District of Columbia, United States38.90719, -77.03687
Google Map of 38.9071923, -77.0368707
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