National Geographic : 1922 May
Photograph byU.S.Air Service THE HEART OF WASHINGTON, LOOKING EAST FROM THE LINCOLN MEMORIAL From the Washington Monument, in the central foreground, stretches the Mall to the white group of Capitol, House and Senate Office Buildings, and Library of Congress. At the left is the symmetrical Ellipse, adjacent to the White House and its grounds. Thewhite circle attheextreme left locates the administrative buildings of the National Geographic Society, at i6th and M Streets, four squares northofthe White House, and the circle to the east marks The Geographic annex on the railway yard. In the right foreground are the Tidal Basinand Potomac Park Driveway.