DC Boundary

March 9, 2011

Day 68: Bethesda's Boundary Stones

Bethesda is an unincorporated town and as such has no official boundaries.  The U.S. Census Bureau defines Bethesda as a Census Designated Place, or CDP, with a southern boundary where Maryland meets the District of Columbia.  This border with the District of Columbia is an interesting story and the subject of today’s blog. The early history of the United States is one filled with controversy and upheaval.  The location of […]