Wednesday, November 18, 2015

“Historic” 238 G Street: From Sunny Retail to Dark Cave (245)

The building constructed at the southeast corner of Third and G streets in 1936 has an especially interesting history regarding the contrasting ways it has appeared and has been used over the decades. In the following twelve images and captions, I try to exhibit some of those contrasts. 

1. 238 G Street, 1936



3. 1950s 
 

4. 1970s 

5. 1996. (Excerpts from Davis History Today, #239, 9-28-15)

6. 2000s

7. Caption for image #6, just above.

8. 2003 Historical Resource Survey page.


9. HRMC 2008 Response to 238 G


10. 2015 Historical Preservation photo


11. 2015 Historical Preservation Survey form


12. 9-29-15 News Report of a Murder at 238 G Street