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400 block, north side (DCHistoryQuest)

15 January 2017

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The following notes are taken from DCHistoryQuest, “an interactive GIS map that provides historical data on approximately 127,000 extant buildings in Washington, D.C.”  To save space, I have deleted lines that are left blank. Please keep in mind that if no building permit is cited, the construction date is usually conjectural.


400 A STREET SE

Contributing — Yes
Square — 0817
Lot — 0831
Year Built — 1887
Source — DC Historical Building Permits Database
Permit # — 2391
Permit Date — May 17, 1887
Original Owner — Godwin, H. P.
Material — brick
Purpose — dwelling
Est’d Cost — $4,000.00
Qty Built — 1
Permit Note — plans on file
Microfilm Roll — 0105
Width — 21
Depth — 40
Stories — 2
Store? — 0
Solid or Filled Land — solid
Foundation Material — brick
Front Material — pressed brick
Roof Type — flat
Roof Material — tin


402 A STREET SE

Contributing — Yes
Square — 0817
Lot — 0831
Year Built 1887
Source — DC Historical Building Permits Database
Permit # — 2390
Permit Date — May 17, 1887
Original Owner — Wood, F. A.
Material — brick
Purpose — dwelling
Est’d Cost — $3,000.00
Qty Built — 1
Permit Note — plans on file
Microfilm Roll — 0105
Width — 21
Depth — 40
Stories — 2
Solid or Filled Land — solid
Foundation Material — brick
Front Material — pressed brick
Roof Type — flat
Roof Material — tin


404 A STREET SE

Contributing — Yes
Square — 0817
Lot — 0805
Year Built — 1892
Source — DC Historical Building Permits Database
Permit # — 0453
Permit Date — August 24, 1892
Original Owner — Hilliard, N.
Architect — Haller, N. T.
Builder — Hilliard, N.
Material — brick
Purpose — dwelling
Est’d Cost — $10,000.00
Qty Built — 2
Microfilm Roll — 0167
Width — 21
Depth — 34
Stories — 3
Solid or Filled Land — solid
Foundation Material — brick
Front Material — pressed brick
Roof Type — flat
Roof Material — tin
Heat — furnace


406 A STREET SE

Contributing — Yes
Square — 0817
Lot — 0033
Year Built — 1892
Source — DC Historical Building Permits Database
Permit # — 0453
Permit Date — August 24, 1892
Original Owner — Hilliard, N.
Architect — Haller, N. T.
Builder — Hilliard, N.
Material — brick
Purpose — dwelling
Est’d Cost — $10,000.00
Qty Built — 2
Microfilm Roll — 0167
Width — 21
Depth — 34
Stories — 3
Solid or Filled Land — solid
Foundation Material — brick
Front Material — pressed brick
Roof Type — flat
Roof Material — tin
Heat — furnace


408 A STREET SE

Contributing Yes
Square — 0817
Lot — 0803
Year Built — 1892
Source — DC Historical Building Permits Database
Permit # — 1878
Permit Date — April 3, 1892
Original Owner — Hill, Mary L.
Architect — Haller, N. T.
Builder — Nolan, John H.
Material — brick
Purpose — dwelling
Est’d Cost $ 8,500.00
Qty Built — 1
Microfilm Roll — 0160
Width — 23
Depth — 63
Stories — 3
Solid or Filled Land — solid
Foundation Material — brick
Front Material — pressed brick
Roof Type — flat
Roof Material — tin
Heat — steam


410 A STREET SE

Contributing — Yes
Square — 0817
Lot — 0019
Year Built — 1902
Source — DC Historical Building Permits Database
Permit # — 1008
Permit Date — November 23, 1902
Original Owner — Tripp, Henry E.
Builder — Webster, John
Material — brick
Purpose — dwelling
Est’d Cost — $3,500.00
Qty Built — 1
Microfilm Roll — 0271
Rooms — 0
Width — 19
Depth — 45
Stories — 2
Solid or Filled Land — solid
Foundation Material — brick
Front Material — pressed brick
Roof Type — mansard
Roof Material — tin & slate
Heat — hot water


412 A STREET SE

Contributing — Yes
Square — 0817
Lot — 0802
Year Built 1881
Source — DC Historical Building Permits Database
Permit # — 0985
Permit Date — March 30, 1881
Original Owner — Flemmer, Chas. H.
Material — brick
Purpose — dwelling
Est’d Cost — $6,000.00
Qty Built — 2
Microfilm Roll — 0061
Rooms — 0
Width — 27
Depth — 27
Stories — 3
Foundation Material — brick
Front Material — brick
Roof Type — flat
Roof Material — tin


414 1/2 A STREET SE

Contributing — Yes
Square — 0817
Lot — 0829
Year Built — 1881
Source — DC Historical Building Permits Database
Permit # — 0985
Permit Date — March 30, 1881
Original Owner — Flemmer, Chas. H.
Material — brick
Purpose — dwelling
Est’d Cost — $6,000.00
Qty Built — 2
Microfilm Roll — 0061
Width — 27
Depth — 27
Stories — 3
Foundation Material — brick
Front Material — brick
Roof Type — flat
Roof Material — tin


416 A STREET SE

Contributing — Yes
Square — 0817
Lot — 0817
Year Built — 1873
Source — Daily National Republican newspaper report on building permits issued
Permit # — 1
Permit Date — April 9, 1873
Original Owner — Flemmer, Charles
Material — brick
Qty Built — 2
Width — 17
Depth — 36
Stories — 3


418 A STREET SE

Contributing — Yes
Square — 0817
Lot — 0820
Year Built — 1873
Source — Daily National Republican newspaper report on building permits issued
Permit # — 1
Permit Date — April 9, 1873
Original Owner — Flemmer, Charles
Material — brick
Qty Built — 2
Width — 17
Depth — 36
Stories — 3

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Residents of 404 A in Boyd’s Directory

18 May 2016

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[Originally posted 28 January 2014; revised 18 May 2016. The most recently added information is highlighted in green.]

The following persons appear in Boyd’s Directory of the District of Columbia at 404 A Street, SE:

[1895] Franklin Moore (jeweler); May B. Hilliard; Newton Hilliard (coal); Tyrus Christman (toolmaker).

[1896] Franklin Moore (clerk); Newton Hilliard (coal).

[1898] Capt. Benjamin F. Day USN (Naval Examining Board); Clement Hilliard (student); May Hilliard (student); Newton Hilliard (coal).

[1899] Capt. Benjamin F. Day USN (Naval Examining Board); Hugh C. Mitchell (Coast and Geodetic Survey).

[1900] Rear Admiral Benjamin F. Day (U.S. Navy, Naval Examining Board).

[1903] Newton Hilliard (coal).

[1905] Daniel P. Wright (machinist); N. Hilliard (coal).

[1907] C. B. Hilliard (secretary and treasurer, East Washington Heights Railroad Co.); Clement B. Hilliard (bookkeeper); Newton Hilliard (Bureau of Printing); Guiseppe Pizza (clerk).

[1908] Philander B. Carlisle (Navy Yard); George E. Gardner (Navy Yard); Clement B. Hilliard; Newton Hilliard (laborer).

[1909] George R. Brooks (draftsman, Navy); Clement B. Hilliard (bookkeeper); Newton Hilliard (Government Printing Office).

[1911] Clement B. Hilliard (bookkeeper); Newton Hilliard (Government Printing Office).

[1914] Clement B. Hilliard (bookkeeper, Commercial National Bank, boards); Newton Hilliard (laborer, General Post Office).

[1917] Newton Hilliard.

[1918] Mrs. Julia Morgan (housekeeper).

[1919] Clement B. Hilliard (clerk, Commercial National Bank): Newton Hilliard.

[1920] Newton Hilliard.

[1921] Clement B. Hilliard (clerk); Newton Hilliard.

[1923] C. B. Hilliard.

[1925] Clement B. Hilliard.

[1928] Clement Hilliard.

[1932] Henry V. Nolan.

[1934] Henry V. Nolan.

[1936] Clement B. Hilliard.

[1956] Roy S. Cole.

[1967] Nikolay T. Zikeev.

[1973] Nancy Lane; Grace C. Underwood.

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Residents of 512 A in Boyd’s Directory

15 May 2016

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[Originally posted 27 January 2014; revised 15 May 2016. The most recently added information is highlighted in green.]

The following persons appear in Boyd’s Directory of the District of Columbia at 512 A Street, SE:

[1872] Alfred Hartenstein (clerk, Adjutant-General’s Office).

[1873] Alfred Hartenstein (clerk, Adjutant-General’s Office); Alvin Hartenstein (clerk).

[1875] George B. Harrison (Keilholtz & Harrison).

[1876] Alfred Hartenstein (clerk, Adjutant-General’s Office).

[1877] Alvin Hartenstein (clerk, Adjutant-General’s Office).

[1878] Alfred Hartenstein (clerk).

[1879] Alfred Hartenstein (clerk, Adjutant-General’s Office).

[1881] Alfred Hartenstein (clerk, Adjutant-General’s Office); Alvin Hartenstein (clerk).

[1883] Alfred Hartenstein (clerk, Adjutant-General’s Office).

[1884] Alfred Hartenstein.

[1885] Alfred Hartenstein (clerk, Adjutant-General’s Office).

[1886] Alfred Hartenstein (clerk, Adjutant-General’s Office).

[1887] Alfred Hartenstein (clerk, Adjutant-General’s Office).

[1888] Alfred Hartenstein (clerk, Adjutant-General’s Office).

[1889] Alfred Hartenstein (clerk, Adjutant-General’s Office).

[1890] Alfred Hartenstein (clerk, War Department).

[1891] Alfred Hartenstein (clerk, War Department).

[1892] Alfred Hartenstein (clerk, War Department).

[1893] Alfred Hartenstein (clerk, War Department).

[1894] Alfred Hartenstein (clerk, War Department).

[1896] Joseph F. Eckhert (lithographer).

[1898] Joseph F. Eckhert (lithographer, Geological Survey).

[1900] Joseph F. Eckert (Geological Survey).

[1903] Florence R. Benedict (teacher); George W. Tayman (superintendent).

[1904] George W. Tayman (management).

[1905] George W. Tayman (insurance agent).

[1906] John C. Hesse (Pension Office); George W. Tayman (clerk).

[1907] Michael F. Gallagher (physician); Catherine M. Gallagher (clerk auditor, War Department).

[1908] Michael F. Gallagher (physician); Catherine M. Gallagher (clerk auditor, War Department).

[1909] Frank N. Gallagher (physician); Michael F. Gallagher (physician); Catherine M. Gallagher (clerk auditor, War Department).

[1910] Michael F. Gallagher (physician).

[1911] Catherine M. Gallagher (widow of Michael F. Gallagher).

[1912] Catherine M. Gallagher (clerk auditor, War Department); Mark L. Kilbourne (actor).

[1913] Russell M. MacLennan (correspondent).

[1914] George E. Knapp (private secretary, Hon. J. W. Good).

[1915] Samuel S. C. Chilcote (clerk, Senate; rooms); Edith H. Day (clerk, Woodword & Lothrop; rooms).

[1916] Harry A. Hite (roofer).

[1917] Harry A. Hite (roofer).

[1920] J. H. Roberts.

[1921] Maude Krams (clerk; rooms).

[1923] John W. Watts (skilled helper, Bureau of Engraving and Printing; rooms).

[1923] Merhle Devine (painter; rooms).

[1925] John Watts.

[1928] Virginian [sic] Verlander.

[1932] George Kirchner.

[1934] John C. Carr.

[1936] Clarence E. Stanford.

[1956] Philip Kronheim.

[1967] [Under construction.]

[1973] Eugene Nolan.

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Residents of 503 A in Boyd’s Directory

1 May 2016

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[Originally posted 27 January 2014; revised 1 May 2016. The most recently added information is highlighted in green.]

The following persons appear in Boyd’s Directory of the District of Columbia at 503 A Street, SE:

[1877] John Fisher (waiter).

[1882] Samuel M. Wilcox (clerk, Pension Office).

[1883] Samuel M. Wilcox (clerk, Pension Office).

[1884] Samuel M. Wilcox (clerk, Pension Office).

[1885] Samuel M. Wilcox (clerk, Pension Office).

[1887] John C. Hesse (clerk, Adjutant-General’s Office); Samuel M. Wilcox (clerk, Pension Office).

[1888] Samuel M. Wilcox (clerk, Pension Office).

[1889] Samuel M. Wilcox (clerk, Pension Office).

[1890] Samuel M. Wilcox (clerk, Pension Office).

[1891] Samuel M. Wilcox (clerk, Pension Office).

[1892] Samuel M. Wilcox (clerk, Pension Office).

[1893] Samuel M. Wilcox (clerk, Pension Office).

[1894] Samuel M. Wilcox (clerk, Pension Office).

[1895] Samuel M. Wilcox (clerk, Pension Office).

[1897] Samuel M. Wilcox (clerk, Pension Office).

[1898] Samuel M. Wilcox (clerk, Pension Office).

[1899] Samuel M. Wilcox (clerk, Pension Office).

[1900] Samuel M. Wilcox (clerk, Pension Office).

[1903] Robert A. W. McKeldin.

[1904] Robert A. W. McKeldin (clerk, War Department).

[1905] Robert A. W. McKeldin (physician).

[1906] Robert A. W. McKeldin; William R. Rodenberger (clerk, Capitol).

[1907] Robert A. W. McKeldin (physician); William R. Rodenberger (clerk, Capitol).

[1908] Caroline A. Mack (widow of Frederick Mack); Nellie M. Mack (teacher).

[1911] Caroline A. Mack (widow of Frederick Mack); Nellie M. Mack (teacher).

[1912] Caroline A. Mack (widow of Frederick Mack); Nellie M. Mack (principal).

[1914] Charles W. Bland (notary); James Trimble (bookkeeper, boards).

[1915] Mary Doyle.

[1916] Charles W. Bland (notary); James Trimble (accountant).

[1917] Charles W. Bland (notary).

[1919] Charles W. Bland (notary).

[1920] Mrs. Jane T. Bland.

[1923] Mrs. Mary T. Gaddis.

[1925] Mrs. Mary T. Gaddis.

[1928] Mary T. Gaddis.

[1932] Clement V. Poland.

[1934] Mrs. Anna Smith.

[1936] Francis E. Knott.

[1956] John S. Poole (contractor).

[1967] Paul Nolan.

[1973] Paul Nolan.

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Clement Hilliard: 1940 census

20 December 2015

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Federal census, 1940, 404 A St., S.E., Washington, D.C.

  • Clement B. Hilliard (owns home, $10,000), head, 46, single, completed 2 years of college, b. in Ohio, lived in same house in 1935, accountant, government, income $1,600.
  • Henry V. Nolan, cousin, 49, single, completed high school, b. in D.C., lived in same house in 1935, clerk, real estate, no income (unemployed).
  • Lloyd L. Freeman, lodger, 48, divorced, completed college, b. in Mich., lived in Detroit in 1935, engineer, government, income $2,100.
  • George Martin, lodger, 48, married, completed 6th grade, b. in Newfoundland, lived in Cambridge, Mass., in 1935, carpenter, construction, income $3,300.
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Residents of A Street in 1973

28 May 2015

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“Street and Avenue Guide,” Boyd’s Directory (1973).

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[Surnames: Kelly, Donnell, Driskill, Brown, Dehnel, Lamb, Holusha, Alter, Burr, Fitzmaurice, Patterson, Cline, Brandhove, Robbins, Fleet, Tappan, Powers, Shapley, Ottaway, Stephenson, Walters, Lane, Underwood, Burch, Zens, Katz, Turner, Guyol, Cymrot, Engle, Mixson, Daly, Baldwin, Lucas, Mills, Stewart, Beveridge, Kidd, Nolan, Hill, Halling, Waggoneer, Hodgson, Bixler, Hendricks, Dyer, Doudoumopolous, Mauro, Nolan, Berz, Fogarty, Norris, Lee, Martinez, Holton, Schramm.]

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Residents of A Street in 1934

28 May 2015

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“Street and Avenue Guide,” Boyd’s Directory (1934).

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[Surnames: Clements, Ray, Miller, Beadle, Lambert, Hollinger, Allen, Payne, Wright, Shelton, Brand, Gannon, Hammer, Tappan, Draper, Herold, Donnelly, Kasofsky, Hood, Peterson, West, Smith, Nolan, Membert, Forbes, Varrella, Royall, Jameson, Tripp, Sewell, Kerby, Sandidge, McMullen, Bolvin, Hodges, Hodson, Bixler, McGarvey, Smith, Dorsey, Quade, Hesse, McLean, Rowles, Castle, Carr, Hartley, Bass, Ladd, O’Connell, Ennis, Phillips.]

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Residents of A Street in 1967

14 April 2015

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“Street and Avenue Guide,” Boyd’s Directory (1967).

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[Surnames: Kelly, Brown, Donnell, Schaaf, Driskill, Woodburn, Cato, Dulin, Cavanaugh, Hendrick, Fitzmaurice, Patterson, Brandhove, Buck, Fleet, Tappan, Wise, Shapley, Javens, Stephenson, Quellette, Zikeev, Burch, Zens, Connon, Turner, Guyol, Bennett, Kinney, Daly, Bradley, McHale, McQuade, Richardson, Hodges, Morrow, Beveridge, Combs, Hepler, Smoak, Greer, Kidd, Nolan, Bledsoe, Halling, Ballard, Hodgson, Bixler, Hendricks, Dyer, Duodomopoulos, Mauro, Bauman, Paige, Fogarty, Morris, Sullivan, Lord, Waple.]

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Residents of A Street in 1932

14 April 2015

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“Street and Avenue Guide,” Boyd’s Directory (1932).

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[Surnames: Clements, Ray, Miller, Beadle, Lambert, Sheedy, Hollinger, Allen, Payne, Wright, Shelton, Brand, Ward, Hammer, Tappan, Draper, Herold, Donnelly, Kasofsky, Hood, West, Smith, Nolan, Membert, Forbes, Eubank, Royall, Jameson, Tripp, Sewell, Kerby, Brooking, Shuman, Limerick, Jenkins, Hodges, Elliott, Taylor, Bixler, McGarvey, Poland, Dorsey, Castle, Hesse, McLean, Richards, Steele, Kirchner, Hartley, Bass, Ladd, O’Connell, Fee, Burgess.]

 

 

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Henry Nolan: witness for will of Clement Hilliard

10 December 2013

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“Legal Notices.” Washington Post, 28 November 1942, p. B11.

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