Crystal City’s Midcentury Promise of a Self-Contained Life Still Echoes in DC’s Hippest Neighborhoods

From Washingtonian
May 19, 2017 - 11:42am
Washingtonian is spending the day exploring Crystal City. Read all of our Crystal City Day coverage here. When Crystal City emerged from a burned-out industrial wasteland, it looked like the future. Today, it looks like the past—a warren of Subways and shoe shine shops connected by sunless corridors. A closer look at Crystal City’s history reveals […] "Crystal City’s Midcentury Promise of a Self-Contained Life Still Echoes in DC’s Hippest Neighborhoods" was first published on Washingtonian.


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