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Residents of 401 A in Boyd’s Directory

15 August 2015

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The following persons appear in Boyd’s Directory of the District of Columbia at 401 A Street, SE:

[1909] Laura V. Monroe (boarding).

[1917] William S. Davenport (clerk, comptroller of the currency, Treasury Department).

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Ladies’ Auxiliary social (Spiritualists)

18 December 2013

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“Sunday Church Services.” Washington Post, 15 April 1905, p. A4.

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Israel Kollock: in jail

16 December 2013

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Washington Evening Star, 16 June 1898, p. 12.

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Washington Post, 17 June 1898, p. 10.

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Albert Whiting: ill from heat

10 December 2013

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“Three Victims of the Heat.” Washington Post, 7 October 1900, p. 9.

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Three colored men fell victims to yesterday’s extreme heat. They are: Albert Whiting, forty-seven years of age; Charles Jennings, aged fifty, and Isaac Bray, aged ninety. Whiting was overcome by the heat while on his way home yesterday afternoon at about 4:30 0’clock. He was removed to his home, 401 A street southeast, in No. 5 patrol wagon. . . .

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