Maywood

Description:

Maywood was founded in 1903 by Arlington Attorney General and developer Crandal Mackey. The community was originally a street-car suburb constructed along the Great Falls and Old Dominion rail line. From its founding to the present many of the community's residents work for the federal government. In 1915 the community was made up of approximately 39 late-Victorian homes by 1915, and by 1965 that number had grown to more than 900 homes.

Collection:

Neighborhoods


Date:

1903

Creator:

Crandal Mackey

Source:

Arlington County Government, Maywood Neighborhood Plan, by Parkway Citizen Association, (Virginia, 1965).

Subject

None recorded.

Identifier

None recorded.

Contributor

None recorded.

Rights

No known restrictions. Rights assessments are your responsibility.

Citation

Crandal Mackey, “Maywood,” Built By the People Themselves, accessed December 17, 2017, http://lindseybestebreurtje.org/arlingtonhistory/items/show/73.

Geolocation

Maywood1965Map.jpg