Washington

District of Columbia

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Lincoln Hall

Monday, January 23, 1882

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The English Renaissance

Verification

Newspaper report

The National Republican, Jan 24, 1882

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The National Tribune, Washington D.C., Jan 28th, 1882, 4

The Evening Critic, Jan 20, 1882, 1

Venue

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Lincoln Hall

9th and D Streets, N.W., Washington, DC

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Built: 1867

Destroyed (fire): December 5, 1886

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Related and credits:

Robert G. Ingersoll

Streets of Washington (Lincoln Hall)

Streets of Washington (Arlington Hotel)

Accommodation

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The Arlington Hotel (originally Arlington House)

Vermont Avenue between H and I Streets, Washington, DC (now 810 Vermont Avenue NW)

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Built: 1868 ( E.G. Lind, architect, for William W. Corcoran)

Wilde's Room: No. 151.

Enlarged: 1889

Demolished: 1912

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Now the site of the United States Department of Veterans Affairs.

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