Newspaper Row locals; masthead for THE CAPITAL [DONN PIATT & GEO. ALFRED TOWNSEND – EDITORS] 2 April 1871

The Capital _ April 2, 1871 _ MastheadTHE CAPITAL

DONN PIATT & GEO. ALFRED TOWNSEND – Editors

Elisha J. Jenkins – Publisher

Office of Publication of The Capital – No. 428 Eleventh Street, between Pennsylvania and E Street, Washington, D.C.

 

NOTE:

Frederick Douglass’s New National Era was a couple doors down at 406 11th Street. Both papers were local components of the city’s bustling Newspaper Row.

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