The Washington Afro-American Newspaper Office Building, former site of The Washington Afro American's newsroom, located at 1612 14th Street, N.W., in the Logan Circle neighborhood of Washington, D.C. Built in 1902, the Italianate-style office building is designated as a contributing property to the Fourteenth Street Historic District, listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1994. Wikipedia Creative Commons.


The Washington Afro-American Newspaper Office Building, part of the Fourteenth Street Historic District. Wikipedia Creative Commons.

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