11 Aug Sam’s Park & Shop
In 1931, a parking lot in Cleveland Park changed how Washington shopped
From a 2017 article in Greater Greater Washington: Many people are perplexed as to why Sam’s Park & Shop in Cleveland Park is a historical landmark. While it may look like an ordinary strip mall, the Park & Shop was one of the first examples of retail architecture designed around the automobile.
[Thanks to Don Smith for pointing us to this article]