Chet Smolski, Rhode Island College


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Spring 6-1979


Pennsylvania Avenue leads to the White House, located at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington D.C. The road referred to as “America’s Main Street” is often host to parades and protest marches. Pennsylvania Avenue was one of the first roads created by Pierre L’Enfant, the man responsible for the planning of Washington D.C.



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Subject Headings

Architecture -- Washington D.C.; Cities and towns -- Washington D.C.; City planning;

Country Name

United States of America

Region Name

District of Columbia

City Name

Washington D.C.


planned cities; Washington D.C.; Pennsylvania Avenue; capitol;