Then and Now: Pratt Street Power Plant

Check out the Pratt Street Power Plant back in the day. These were bleak times. The Library of Congress site didn’t have a date associated with this, but I’m going to guess it’s sometime in the late 1980s or early 1990s? What do you think?

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Pratt Street power plant
Pratt Street power plant

And below is a more recent photo of the overly-commercialized building today.

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Power Plant Live!
Power Plant Live!

 

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Tom founded Ghosts of DC on January 4th, 2012 as a blog to uncover the lost and untold history of Washington, D.C. He has lived in the city for over a decade and loves exploring every corner of the District.