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Adams Morgan History Revealed Part Two – Avignone Freres Bakery

by Prince Of Petworth October 17, 2016 at 10:05 pm 20 Comments

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1777 Columbia Rd, NW

Back in 2012 a reader wrote in:

Check out the “old bones” that lie under the drywall, linoleum, indoor/outdoor carpet, and drop ceiling at the former Payless Shoes site on Columbia Road. More importantly, it’s the former Avignone Freres historic bakery, which furnished the White House with cakes and pastries.”

Now a remnant old sign is visible on the outside:

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Stay tuned for a new mixed use development coming here:

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