January 9, 1920. Eamon Devalera opens the Offices of the Irish Government in Exile in the Munsey Building. The old Imperial Hotel once stood n its ground and later the Washington Post Building. The 13-story Munsey Trust Building was built in 1905 and housed the Embassy of Finland from 1921 to 1923 and other offices. The massive e J.W. Marriott Hotel now sits on the property.
The Munsey in 1911