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Kidwell’s gambit: One man’s gamble and the creation of Potomac Park

Tuesday, October 4, 2016  
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Article written by DCALS member Matthew Gilmore

“Kidwell Meadows — riverfront views!,” contemporary advertisements might have read had John Kidwell’s bold real estate gambit succeeded. His attempt failed but the federal government’s long legal efforts to quash it led to the creation of Potomac Park.

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