Building a Nation’s Capital: Washington D.C. | The B1M

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 – http://ow.ly/GxW7y Watch more from our construction history series here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OC5C9a2udjo&index=1&list=PLEmWzqc0D6Mh8_o9i7g49L_J_naMZE4PV Read the full story on this video, including…

Earliest Photographs of Washington DC: 1843-1866

The Earliest Photographs of Washington DC The video chronicles the early photographic history of the oldest and most iconic buildings in Washington DC for the first 23 years they were photographed. Music: Welcome Here Again Old 1812, Battle Hymn of the Republic, Frog in the Well, Bonnie Blue Flag, The Girl I Left Behind Me,…