Finding information about the widening of North Capitol Street in Bloomingdale has proven to be difficult. In the meantime, if you have not seen this picture from 1958, \you may enjoy seeing what was happening on North Capitol north of Michigan Avenue. The McMillan Reservoir is in the upper left hand corner and Catholic University occupies the center area of the picture.
Growing city's highways invade two historic sites. (1958, Apr 02).
The Washington Post and Times Herald (1954-1959)