The Forest Hills neighborhood is set within a heavily treed, rolling landscape adjoining Rock Creek Park and was first home to the Piscataway Indian tribe and later to Civil War encampments. Threshing mills and large rural estates gradually gave way in the early 1900s to a residential community in close proximity to the National Bureau of Standards where many of the residents worked. Diplomats, politicians, and many prominent Washingtonians now inhabit many of the splendidly designed houses found in Forest Hills today. ...

Forest Hills 2006, Arcadia Publishing (SC), Charleston, SC

ISBN-13: 9780738542997

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Forest Hills 2006, Arcadia Publishing Library Editions

ISBN-13: 9781531626136