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Ornate red and ivory wall decoration, with plaque and symbols

On the Shelf – D.C.’s Building Height Restrictions

Posted by: Betty Lupinacci

I never know where the inspiration of an On the Shelf post will come from. Today’s stems from a patron request for an item which Ann Hemmens subsequently brought back to me for preservation work. As the 1941 D.C. Building Code sat on my desk, I thought about how many times I’ve told friends and …