1877 Drawing of Proposed Capitol Modifications

Architectural drawing for alterations to the U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C. West elevation Summary

Fascinating drawing of the U.S. Capitol from the 1870s showing proposed modifications to the building. This is the west elevation of the building, the opposite side of the National Mall.

Architectural drawing for alterations to the U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C. West elevation Summary
Architectural drawing for alterations to the U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C. West elevation
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Source: Library of Congress

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