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Door To Door: Lincoln Heights, D.C. And Linden, Md.

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The Linden neighborhood is a short walk from the historic and picturesque National Park Seminary, built in the 19th century. It first served as a resort and later as a private girls' school.
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The Linden neighborhood is a short walk from the historic and picturesque National Park Seminary, built in the 19th century. It first served as a resort and later as a private girls' school.

It's our weekly trip around the region. This week, we visit Lincoln Heights in Northeast D.C. and the Linden neighborhood of Silver Spring, Md.

[Music by: "No, Girl" by John Davis from Title Tracks / "Young Forever (made famous by Jay-Z)" by The Future Hit Makers Top 50 Ultimate Instrumental Hits]

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This map shows previous Door to Door segments, and includes links to photos and show audio. The yellow marker represents neighborhoods featured in Washington, D.C., the blue represents neighborhoods in Maryland, and the red represents neighborhoods in Virginia.

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