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  Washington, DC--Foggy Bottom Historic District
The significance of Foggy Bottom's vernacular architecture is further enhanced by the 19th century alley dwellings that are located in Snow's Court (between 24th and 25th Streets and K and I Streets) and Hughes Mews (between 25th and 26th Streets and K and I Streets).
Foggy Bottom was described in those days as being low and swampy with fogs settling in over the river banks and mixing with smog from the gas works.
Foggy Bottom is comprised primarily of private residences that are not open to the public.
www.cr.nps.gov /nr/travel/wash/dc20.htm   (384 words)

  
 The Official Website of DC Councilmember Jack Evans - Foggy Bottom
The Foggy Bottom Association was incorporated in the District of Columbia on June 19, 1959.
Foggy Bottom is one of Washington, DC's oldest 19th century neighborhoods, so named because, as a low-lying area, fog (widespread in the swamps of early Washington) tended to concentrate there.
Foggy Bottom was once a community of Irish, German, and African-American laborers employed at the nearby breweries, glass plants, and the city gas works.
www.dccouncil.washington.dc.us /EVANS/foggybottom.html   (1313 words)

  
 Foggy Bottom Highlights - GWUEncyc
By 1912, and faced with the need to reorganize and relocate, the University under the leadership of University President Charles H. Stockton sold the building at 15th and H Street and moved, with the exception of the School of Medicine, to inexpensive rental property at 2023 G Streets, N.W. planning Square 102).
The early growth of the University at Foggy Bottom was quite exceptional.
Foggy Bottom was established as the new central location.
encyclopedia.gwu.edu /gwencyclopedia/index.php/Foggy_Bottom_Highlights   (2397 words)

  
 Girding For a Fight In Foggy Bottom
The enhancements were evident this week, as the group staged a news conference Tuesday morning declaring its intentions to fight the university on a new 20-year campus plan recently submitted to the District government for consideration.
Joy Howell, president of the Foggy Bottom Association, announced that her group will likely head to U.S. District Court by the end of the week to request an injunction to prevent the city's zoning commission from holding hearings on the plan.
The cash windfall has made the Foggy Bottom Association's slingshot and stones much larger: The group hired the law firm of Bode and Grenier to represent it in legal proceedings.
www.washingtonpost.com /wp-dyn/content/article/2006/04/19/AR2006041901263_pf.html   (687 words)

  
 Foggy Bottom, West End and GWU Real Estate and Homes for Sale in Washington D.C. County, Washington, D.C.
Foggy Bottom, West End and GWU Real Estate and Homes for Sale in Washington D.C. County, Washington, D.C. Foggy Bottom, West End and GWU Real Estate & Homes for Sale in Washington D.C. County, Washington, D.C. Foggy Bottom, West End and GWU - Including Watergate
Foggy Bottom enjoys a rich and diverse historic and cultural heritage.
Foggy Bottom is the home of world-renowned research institutions, lobbying organizations, the headquarters of national and international trade associations, and numerous prestigious law firms.
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 Foggy Bottom Hotels - Find Hotels and Lodging in Foggy Bottom, Washington DC
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For 8 years, we have been the leading provider of Foggy Bottom lodging and hotels.
The Foggy Bottom hotels room search allows you to check for hotels that have availability for your selected dates.
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 Foggy Bottom
Foggy Bottom is the area south of K Street, between 17th and 26th Streets.
Once the site of breweries, a gas works and a naval observatory, Foggy Bottom today is primarily comprised of modest condominium and cooperative mid-rise buildings constructed in the 1960s and a smattering of luxury buildings (a few of which were built in recent years).
Foggy Bottom also lays claim to the Watergate complex, which to this day remains home to Washington's social and political elite.
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 A Pall Over Foggy Bottom - Going Out Gurus
While it wasn't brewed in D.C. -- that was handled by a contractor in Utica, N.Y. -- Foggy Bottom's lagers and ales were a fixture at local restaurants and taverns.
Heurich's letter took a parting swipe at Washington's "relative lack of a hometown spirit" for not supporting "the Washington area's heritage beer," but to be honest, if Foggy Bottom was turning out a truly great product, the company might not have been in such dire straits.
While it's too late to save Foggy Bottom beers, Gary Heurich is currently involved in efforts to keep his grandfather's Victorian mansion open to the public.
blog.washingtonpost.com /goingoutgurus/2006/03/a_pall_over_foggy_bottom.html   (459 words)

  
 Foggy Bottom Hotels
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 Cultural Tourism DC - Historic Neighborhoods
Foggy Bottom has boat rides on the Potomac River, pathways into Rock Creek Park, and first class performances at the world-famous J. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.
Often referred to as the West End, Foggy Bottom was once a community of Irish, German, and African American neighbors employed at the nearby breweries, glass plants, and the city gas works.
In addition to Foggy Bottom's historic and cultural attractions, your neighborhood tour takes you past some exceptional sculptural figures.
www.culturaltourismdc.org /information2550/information.htm?area=2525   (303 words)

  
 90 Years in Foggy Bottom
We welcome especially the participation of our neighbors, who have shared in bringing to fruition the accomplishments of nine decades in the 181-year history of GW.The evolution of Foggy Bottom is a source of pride to the University and to the District of Columbia.
When GW moved here in 1912, occupying first an old school building between 20th and 21st streets, Foggy Bottom was largely an industrial area, home to the Abner Drury Brewery, Heurich Brewery, Washington Gas Light Company’s gasworks, and a coal yard.
We are truly an exceptional community.In recognition of our 90 years in Foggy Bottom I invite you to attend the special events that will mark this occasion.
www.gwu.edu /~ninety/president.html   (278 words)

  
 GW Hatchet
After a nearly two-year hiatus, Foggy Bottom's community-based newspaper is back to serve as an outlet for concerned neighbors.
In 2004, 73-year-old resident Ellie Becker, then editor of The Foggy Bottom News, announced she would be retiring and that the paper would no longer be printed.
The paper, which is funded by the Foggy Bottom Association, a local community group that has been a vocal critic of many GW expansion efforts, is now being distributed weekly through another local paper, The Foggy Bottom Current.
www.gwhatchet.com /media/paper332/news/2006/01/17/News/Resident.Revives.Foggy.Bottom.Newspaper-1370324.shtml?norewrite&sourcedomain=www.gwhatchet.com   (473 words)

  
 Foggy Bottom
As a result, Foggy Bottom contains some quite mature specimens of the rare and unusual, including well-known plants, many of which were introduced by the Blooms of Bressingham nursery.
Further information on Foggy Bottom can be found at www.bressinghamgardens.com or by telephone on 01379 688 292.
For Foggy Bottom opening times, please visit Tickets and Bookings.
www.bressingham.co.uk /gardens/FoggyBottom.htm   (234 words)

  
 Jamendo : FOGGY BOTTOM
We invite you to make a direct donation to FOGGY BOTTOM with PayPal to support him and help keep his music free.
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FOGGY BOTTOM vient d'achever l'enregistrement de son 1er album, power pop rauque faisant découvrir ce groupe unique qui accroche si adroitement ses mélodies au rock le plus primaire.
www.jamendo.com /en/artist/foggy.bottom   (345 words)

  
 Foggy Bottom, West End and GWU Real Estate, Foggy Bottom, West End and GWU Homes for Sale, Foggy Bottom, West End and ...
Foggy Bottom, West End and GWU Real Estate, Foggy Bottom, West End and GWU Homes for Sale, Foggy Bottom, West End and GWU MLS Listings of Prices and Homes in Washington D.C. Foggy Bottom, West End and GWU Real Estate Listings
Home to the Department of State, the Federal Reserve Board and a multitude of other government agencies, Foggy Bottom is perhaps the most influential section of our nation’s capital.
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www.househunt.com /DC/Foggy_Bottom,_West_End_and_GWU   (357 words)

  
 FRESHFARM Markets - Markets
The Foggy Bottom market is conveniently located right at the Foggy Bottom metro stop on the I Street Metro Mall apron.
Take a break from work, or make a stop on your way home to talk with our farmers and select from the best of our region's lush bounty of offerings.
Foggy Bottom farmers bring their premium pickings of tree and field fruits, vegetables, eggs, organic and grass-fed meats, handmade cheeses, breads/desserts, preserves, herbs, flowers, plants and more.
www.freshfarmmarkets.org /markets/foggy_bottom.html   (186 words)

  
 Harry Jaffe: Foggy Bottom loses ground to GW - Examiner.com
The battle between George Washington and Foggy Bottom is a town and gown fight gone nuclear.
In her view, she’s seen the university expand across boundaries, knock down historic, two-story buildings to build huge dorms and press public officials to bend zoning rules.
It took a Freedom of Information Act request, but the Foggy Bottom Association has uncovered an e-mail trail between the university and the zoning administrator that smacks of collusion on the matter of an audit to count GW’s student enrollment, which is capped at 20,000.
www.examiner.com /a-249411~Harry_Jaffe__Foggy_Bottom_loses_ground_to_GW.html   (680 words)

  
 Foggy Bottom Jazz Group   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Foggy Bottom Jazz Group is dedicated to provide you with the perfect music for your event.
From toe-tapping Dixieland of the Foggy Bottom Jazz Band, to the inspirational and festive tunes of the Emerald Bards Irish, to the marvelous ballads, latin tunes, waltzes, rock and roll, and popular dance and musical styles of the Black Velvet Band and the Peter B. Dance Band.
Foggy Bottom Jazz Band Peter B Dance Band Emerald Bards Irish The Black Velvet Band
www.foggybottomjazz.com /index.html   (96 words)

  
 Explore DC: Foggy Bottom
In 1800, when the federal government first set up shop here, the papers of its 130 employees arrived by ship at a dock owned by George Washington's personal secretary, Tobias Lear.
Within a few years Foggy Bottom became the site of the city's light industry, including breweries, gas works, and a glass factory.
These attracted German and Irish immigrants, as well as African American workers, who lived in narrow brick rowhouses, some only one room wide and two rooms deep.
www.exploredc.org /index.php?id=73   (219 words)

  
 Foggy Bottom West End Apartments
Foggy Bottom is located at the "foggy bottom of the hill" between the White House and Georgetown in Washington, DC.
In addition to its great restaurant and tavern scene, if you live here, you will also be within walking distance to Georgetown, Dupont Circle and downtown Washington, DC.
Foggy Bottom: State Department, International Monetary Fund, World Bank, Watergate
www.4wallsindc.com /foggybottomapartments.htm   (161 words)

  
 CD Baby: FOGGY BOTTOM: Late Night Transistor
Foggy Bottom produces high-energy Southern-tinged rock that feature a tight blend of electric and acoustical grace.
A Nashville-based group who materialized in nearby Murfreesboro, Tenn., Foggy Bottom has worked hard to create their original sound.
Buoyed by a catalog of self penned songs, Foggy Bottom has created a scene on their own merit, while inviting new listeners to the fold by putting their talents as writers, musicians, and performers squarely in the unyielding spotlight of playing live.
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 Facilities - Foggy Bottom
Foggy Bottom is a small and quiet park, but nevertheless we have good facilities including a laundry and games room.
This year we have a new boules pitch, but the best of all is the peaceful setting in beautiful countryside.
Some of the friendly faces at Foggy Bottom!
www.foggybottom.co.uk /facilities.htm   (48 words)

  
 Foggy Bottom Hotels - Foggy Bottom Washington DC Hotel - The River Inn
Foggy Bottom Hotels - Foggy Bottom Washington DC Hotel - The River Inn
Nestled in the historic tree-lined neighborhood of Foggy Bottom; just steps away from The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts and Georgetown with restaurants, multi-plex theatres and shops.
Sweeping views of the Potomac River and minutes away from scenic CandO Canal.
www.theriverinn.com /directions.php   (349 words)

  
 Foggy Bottom Services   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Welcome to Foggy Bottom Services, your home for completely customizable News Watches and Case Law Monitoring services.
And no matter which services you choose, Foggy Bottom Services will provide you with your Reports in the format of your choice.
At Foggy Bottom Services, customization is our specialty.
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 It Shines For All: Foggy Bottom Archives   (Site not responding. Last check: )
State Department spokesman Adam Ereli said the move "demonstrates that Iran has a very active and aggressive military program under way." Their program includes "efforts to develop weapons of mass destruction as well as delivery systems," he said.
Clearly they only hire the best and the brightest at Foggy Bottom.
Elsewhere in the Danish Cartoon Whirlpool, news, via Michelle Malkin, that the Foggy Bottom Fumblers have waded into the pool and lost their swimming trunks.
www.shinesforall.com /archives/foggy_bottom/index.html   (2704 words)

  
 Foggy Bottom : Best of Washington DC T-shirts and Gifts : CafePress.com
Foggy Bottom is bold yellow letters on fl, navy, brown & army green t-shirts.
On white t-shirts, Foggy Bottom appears in burgundy and yellow.
Foggy Bottom Women's Plus Size Scoop Neck T-Shirt
www.cafepress.com /bestofdc/826693   (92 words)

  
 Foggy Bottom Farms Contact Us
Foggy Bottom Farms Contact Us We are on Central Standard Time.
We get up early and are here most of the time.
As long as you are not trying to sell us one more thing we don't need, we invite your call at 256-776-1499.
www.foggybottomfarms.com /contactus.htm   (75 words)

  
 Metroblogging DC: Foggy Bottom Archives
Whoever lives in this house near 26th and Eye NW in Foggy Bottom is moving out, and he's been carting out tons of free stuff over the past few weeks: everything from dust busters and Christmas ornaments to plywood...
Last night I was able to attend the press conference for the new owners of the Washington Nationals, the Lerner family and associates, held at the Fairmont Hotel on M Street NW.
Categories: All Politics is Local / Downtown / Foggy Bottom / History / Life in the Capital / Marion Shepilov Barry / Media / Special Events / Sports / The District /
dc.metblogs.com /archives/foggy_bottom   (1316 words)

  
 Foggy Bottom Vineyard - Directions
Contact Us oggy Bottom Vineyards is located in Bluemont, Virginia at the heart of Virginia's Hunt Country with spectacular panaramic views of the Blueridge Mountains approximately a 1 hour drive from Washington, DC.
Take the first RIGHT onto Foggy Bottom Road
Foggy Bottom Vineyard is half a mile on the Right
www.foggybottomvineyard.com /base.cgim?template=directions   (289 words)

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