Category: Georgetown Public Library

Yarrow Mamout’s Home Site —

The portrait of Yarrow Mamout by James Alexander Simpson, that hangs in the Peabody Room at Georgetown Public Library, is Jerry McCoy’s favorite thing!...

Oh Those Dodson Girls!

“I remember Mildred Taylor, the loving director of Rose Park playground, and her assistant, Joe Fair…....

Old Lady Leary lit a lantern in the shed..

At the corner of R and Wisconsin, NW, (I) watched the original flames come from the roof the day of the Georgetown DCPL (Georgetown DC Public Library) fire.  A small crowd had gathered, and I joined them as we anxiously awaited the arrival of the fire trucks… For more...

A Legend in his own time…!

“During the time I knew Mr. Lyle, I never dreamt that I would one day have this job….” ...