This historic photo depicts the intersection of King Street and Russell Road with what is now Callahan Drive. Old Town Alexandria is visible in the background. Alexandria’s Union Station, a historic rail depot, is also visible. Compare the homes along Russell Road between the 1920s and today.


  • A 1920s view of Alexandria, Virginia, from above Shuter’s Hill.
    A 1920s view of Alexandria, Virginia, from above Shuter’s Hill.
Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division.