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Georgetown’s Lost Beatnik Past

Bohemian Landmark?

Think Georgetown in the 1950′s and 60′s and most people think of JFK and socialite doyennes. ¬†Almost totally forgotten from those days in Georgetown is a coffeehouse and a community of beatniks and free-spirits once located in a small courtyard off 31st st. Nowadays it’s the office complex called Hamilton Court at 1232 31st. St.¬†Find out the wine-soaked pot-scented history of this perfectly ordinary looking office complex after the jump:

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