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Government, City: United States. Washington, D.C.: Heights of Buildings, Washington: Districting in Washington: On residential streets the maximum height limit is 85 feet subject to certain provisions. The height may not exceed the width of the street diminished by 10 feet on streets more than 70 feet in width. The height may not exceed 60 feet on streets between 60 and 70 feet in width. The height may not exceed the width of the street on streets less than 60 feet in width. Key to Height Limitations: Olive, 160 feet: red, 130 feet: yellow, 95 feet: green, 90 feet: blue, 80 feet: lavender, 60-85 feet: white, street width.
Social Museum Collection
Name/Creator
Unidentified Artist, 
VIA ID
Digital Object
Government, City: United States. Washington, D.C.: Heights of Buildings, Washington: Districting in Washington: On residential streets the maximum height limit is 85 feet subject to certain provisions. The height may not exceed the width of the street diminished by 10 feet on streets more than 70 feet in width. The height may not exceed 60 feet on streets between 60 and 70 feet in width. The height may not exceed the width of the street on streets less than 60 feet in width. Key to Height Limitations: Olive, 160 feet: red, 130 feet: yellow, 95 feet: green, 90 feet: blue, 80 feet: lavender, 60-85 feet: white, street width..   Social Museum Collection
Location
Harvard Art Museums
Place of Origin
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Creation Date
c. 1903
Description
image: 16.1 x 23.1 cm (6 5/16 x 9 1/8 in.)
Form/Genre
still image

map
Access/Rights
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Culture
American
Materials Type
Photomechanical print
Subject
Archival Material

Note
Credit Line: Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Transfer from the Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Social Museum Collection