'Woodward & Lothrop: A Store Worthy of the Nation’s Capital'
Published on Sunday, November 17, 2013 - 9:45am
Please join us in the Black Studies Center on Monday, Nov. 18 at 6:30 p.m. as Michael Lisicky (author, noted department store historian, and lecturer) discusses his latest book, Woodward & Lothrop: A Store Worthy of the Nation’s Capital.
Affectionately known as “Woodies” and regarded as Washington D.C.’s first department store and one of its most beloved businesses, the book tells the Woodward & Lothrop story from its humble beginnings on Market Space in 1880 to its iconic structure in the remote field of 11 & G streets NW.
The book also features family and corporate history as well as personal remembrances.
See you there!