Great Old Photos of Capitol’s East & West Fronts

Here’s a terrific old photo courtesy of the Library of Congress showing the Capitol Building.

Capitol Building
Capitol Building

And another awesome old shot of the Capitol.

Capitol Building
Capitol Building

Source: Library of Congress

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Tom founded Ghosts of DC on January 4th, 2012 as a blog to uncover the lost and untold history of Washington, D.C. He has lived in the city for over a decade and loves exploring every corner of the District.

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  • libertyanne

    So nice to see the Capitol before Jersey planters and that ugly visitor center. We used to be free.