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From 1889, See The Snowstorms of Washington, D.C.'s Past

Photo via Library of Congress

Ever wanted to see the Republicans and Democrats in Congress battle it out in an epic snowball fight? Or watch what it was like in the good 'ol days when snow plowing was done with a shovel and a wagon? In this photo gallery, you'll be able to relive the days when Washington, D.C. was filled with horse-drawn carriages, trolleys, and most importantly snow.


1939 January 14


Between 1915 and 1923


1889 April 9


Between 1909 and 1932


Between 1915 and 1923


Between 1913 and 1918


Between 1913 and 1918


Between 1913 and 1918


Between 1915 and 1923


Between 1915 and 1923


Between 1915 and 1923


Between 1915 and 1923


1927 or 1928


1929


1929


1934


1922 January


1922 January


1922 January


1922 January


1922 January


1922 January


1922 January


Between 1909 and 1932


1922 January


1922 January


1924 April


1924 April


1923 January or February


1922 January


1922 January


1922 January


1922 January


1922 January


1922 January


1922 February 3


1889


1938 January


Rock Creek Park between 1909 and 1940


1925 January


Between 1909 and 1920


1925 January 2


1925 January 2


1923 December 14


1889


Between 1909 and 1932


Franklin Square on 1889 April 9


Between 1915 and 1923


Between 1915 and 1923


1925 January


Between 1909 and 1940


1938 November 25


1907


The entrance portico of the White House between 1909 and 1932


1907 February 18


Between 1909 and 1932


1888


New Year reception at The White House between 1909 and 1932


President William Howard Taft and Theodore Roosevelt driving to the Capitol in 1909 March 4


1923


1911 June 5


1889


1942 March


Snow clearing in front of The White House between 1921 and 1923


1932


1900


1909


1911 June 5


1922 January 28


1939 December 27


Between 1913 and 1918


Between 1913 and 1918


Between 1910 and 1920


Between 1910 and 1920


1923 February 6


1934


1934


1921 or 1922


1922 January or February


1922 January or February


1922 January or February