National Press Club

This Week in National Press Club History

December 22, 2009 | By Elizabeth Smith Brownstein |

Dec. 23, 1908: Fire breaks out at the Club’s first headquarters in the old Brentano Building at 12th and F Streets.

This Week in National Press Club History is brought to you by the History Committee, which is dedicated to preserving, and revitalizing the Club’s history through displays, panel discussions and lectures, as well as interviewing members as part of the Club’s long-standing oral history project.

For more information on upcoming History Committee-sponsored events, or to join the History Committee, contact Marc A. Wojno at .