My maternal grandfather, Louis Allen Shepherd, was born at Columbia Hospital for Women in Washington, DC on December 29, 1922.
Here's a photo of the hospital, located at 2425 L Street NW, taken sometime between 1909 and 1932:
|Courtesy of the Library of Congress, National Photo Company Collection.|
The building still stands and, having been renovated to house condos, is now known as the Columbia Residences:
|From Wikipedia, uploaded by AgnosticPreachersKid, used per Creative Commons license CC BY-SA 3.0.|
According to Wikipedia, Al Gore, Duke Ellington and Katherine Heigl were also born here. Interesting!