National Geographic : 1931 Nov
Photograph byCapt. Albert W. Stevens WASHINGTON'S TOURIST CAMP FOR THOSE WHO TAKE THE OPEN ROAD Since 1921 thousands of travelers have made good use of the model tourist camp in East Potomac Park.Here are permanent tents forrent, with hot and cold water, shower baths, a gasoline filling station, a laundry, and a commissariat where provisions may beobtained atcost. Equipped with playgrounds for children, well-laid-out streets, sanitary sewerage, the camp is a city in miniature. It is screened bytrees from Potomac Park Driveway, which surrounds it.