Remembering Georgetown: A History of the Lost Port City

David Mould


Remembering Georgetown: A History of the Lost Port City

Remembering Georgetown: A History of the Lost Port City

  • Title: Remembering Georgetown: A History of the Lost Port City
  • Author: David Mould
  • ISBN: 9781596296817
  • Page: 243
  • Format: Paperback



Before John and Jackie lent a touch of Camelot to the famous red bricked rows and even before the founding of the nation s capital, Georgetown was an influential port city Men such as the charismatic Scot Ninian Beall came to the Potomac shores to capitalize on the riches of the New World Beaver pelts, great hogsheads of tobacco, and slaves all crossed the wharves of GeoBefore John and Jackie lent a touch of Camelot to the famous red bricked rows and even before the founding of the nation s capital, Georgetown was an influential port city Men such as the charismatic Scot Ninian Beall came to the Potomac shores to capitalize on the riches of the New World Beaver pelts, great hogsheads of tobacco, and slaves all crossed the wharves of George Town Through a series of vignettes, Missy Loewe and David Mould chronicle the fascinating history of the nation s oldest neighborhood Discover the lost port city from the days of the Revolution and the terror of the War of 1812 to the founding of Georgetown University and the town s incorporation in the District of Columbia.


Recent Comments "Remembering Georgetown: A History of the Lost Port City"

Great storytelling and history of a beautiful neighborhood. So many explanations of things I'd wondered about.


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