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Are you a Washingtologist? Answer this question about Nathaniel Hawthorne.

Think you’re a master of local trivia? Try answering the Washingtology question of the day from Cultural Tourism DC. Take your best guess, and see what others have answered in our daily quiz.

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Answer: The Willard InterContinental Hotel

Source: “The [Willard] has been described by author Nathaniel Hawthorne for the Atlantic Monthly as “...much more justly called the center of Washington than either the Capitol, the White House or the State Department...”

http://www.culturaltourismdc.org/things-do-see/attractions/willard-intercontinental-hotel

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