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[United States Capitol, Washington, D.C. Perspective]

[United States Capitol, Washington, D.C. Foundation plan]

[United States Capitol ("Federal Capitol"), Washington, D.C. Preliminary elevations]

[United States Capitol. Tortola scheme. Competition rendering of façade. Elevation with central dome and lantern]

[United States Capitol ("Federal Capitol"), Washington, D.C. Floor plan]

[United States Capitol. Tortola scheme. Competition rendering of façade. Elevation with central pediment and lantern]

5th plan, from 7th east to 13th Street and G Street south to East Capitol Street : [S.E. Washington D.C.].

[United States Capitol, Washington, D.C. North wing, section of grand stairway]

[United States Capitol, Washington, D.C. Sections of north wing looking north & east]

The capitol at Washington / designed and published by W. Birch, enamel painter, Springland near Bristol, Pennsylv'a.

Washington, looking up Pennsylvania Avenue from the new Terrace of the Capitol

Capture of Washington [Cut] On Wednesday, August 24, there was a severe action at Bladensburgh, six miles from the Capitol. "Baltimore has acquired immortal honor by the brave resistance of Commodore Barney, his sailors and the bold volunteers."

[United States Capitol, Washington, D.C. South wing, section]

Map exhibiting the property of the U.S. in the vicinity of the Capitol : colored red, with the manner in which it is proposed to lay off the same in building lots, as described in the report to the Sup't of the city to which this is annexed /

[United States Capitol, Washington, D.C. South wing - section]

[United States Capitol, Washington, D.C. North wing, section looking west]

A map of the city of Washington in the District of Columbia established as the permanent seat of the government of the United States of America. City map with depiction of "East front of the Capitol of the United States" / by Rt. King, surveyor of the City of Washington.

[United States Capitol, Washington, D.C. Library of Congress - variant scheme B]

East front of the Capitol / W.I Stone aquat.

[United States Capitol grounds, Washington, D.C. Plan of Capitol grounds]

[United States Capitol grounds, Washington, D.C. Elevations of fence and gate]

[Southwest view of the U.S. Capitol building with cast-iron fence. Preliminary drawing]

[Interior wall with architectural ornaments of the U.S. Capitol building with portrait of George Washington at Dorchester Heights by Gilbert Stuart and unidentified portrait of a man, possibly John Adams, on display]

[East front of the United States Capitol]

[Southwest view of the U.S. Capitol building with the Tripoli Monument at the west front. Preliminary drawing]

[United States Capitol] / C. Bullfinch delt. ; Childs dir.

United States Capitol / C. Bullfinch delt. ; Childs dir.

Capitol of the United States, Washington / drawn by H. Brown ; engraved and printed by Fenner Sears & Co.

Capitol of the United States, Washington

Old Senate Chamber in the United States Capitol, Washington, D.C.

[United States Capitol, Washington, D.C. First floor with rotunda, Senate chamber and library]

[United States Capitol, Washington, D.C. Reflected ceiling plan]

The Capitol at Washington

The Capitol at Washington

Principal front of the Capitol, Washington / W.H. Bartlett, R. Brandard.

Full tilt for the Capitol

Capitol of the United States at Washington / engraved & published by Alfred Jones No. 34 Liberty St. N. York.

The Capitol from the railway station, Washington, U.S., July 29, 1846

Capitol of the United States, Washington

Monolith for columns, Capitol extension

[Alterations to the U.S. Capitol including extensions and new dome, Washington, D.C. 1530 - peristyle of dome]

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). Extension. Eastern elevation. South Wing] / Tho. U. Walter, archt., extension, of Capitol, U.S., Washington, D.C., Sept. 1851.

The Capitol at Washington

[Perspective view of Capitol]

[Alterations to the U.S. Capitol including extensions and new dome, Washington, D.C. Dome and tholos]

[Library of Congress in the U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C. Roof details]

7 ton hydraulic lifting jack, U.S. Capitol Ex. and Washington Aqueduct, Dudgeon's patent

[Union case for daguerreotype, ambrotype, or tintype showing the George Washington equestrian monument on the Virginia state capitol grounds by Thomas Crawford surrounded by seraphs, eagles and Union shields; back is design of seraphs, eagles, and shields only]

Elevation of dome of U.S. Capitol

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). Extension. South Wing. Hall of Representatives. Ceiling. Reflected plan rendering] / Tho. U. Walter, architect, extension, U.S. Capitol ; M.C. Meigs, capt. of engineers, in charge.

[Perspective view of Capitol]

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). Dome. Cupola roof. Plan, elevations, sections, and details] / W.B. Franklin, Capt. top engs. ; Tho. U. Walter, architect.

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). Dome and portico. East front. Rendered elevation]. / Tho. U. Walter, architect of new dome & c.

Example of column in U.S. Capitol

[The Library of Congress in the U.S. Capitol Building]

[Capitol, section of new dome]

[Capitol, elevation of new dome]

[Capitol, elevation of new dome]

[Capitol exterior, north wing]

[Architectural model of U.S. Capitol]

East pediment of the north wing, U.S. Capitol

[Capitol exterior, west front from terrace]

[Capitol exterior, east front]

[Capitol exterior]

Section through dome of U.S. Capitol

[Panel and medallion details from bronze doors for the east portico of the Senate wing, U.S. Capitol]

[Bronze doors for the east portico of the House wing, U.S. Capitol]

[Survey of the original landholdings in Washington D.C. in the area bounded by The Mall, North Capitol St., Tiber Creek, N St. N.W., and Seventh St. N.W.] /

[Panel and medallion details from bronze doors for the east portico of the Senate wing, U.S. Capitol]

[Bronze doors for the east portico of the Senate wing, U.S. Capitol]

[Panel detail from bronze doors for the east portico of the Senate wing, U.S. Capitol]

Capitol construction, from north west. Progressive view of dome, no. 1

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). North wing. West end. Stairs to cellar. Sections] / M.C. Meigs, Capt. of engineers; Tho. U. Walter, Archt. ex. U.S.C.

[Capitol, maquette of sculpture 'Landing of Pilgrims' for east pediment of the south wing of the House of Representatives]

Cast iron column for peristyle of dome, U.S. Capitol

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). South wing. Basement. Eastern stairway. Plan and sections] / M.C. Meigs, Capt. of engineers, 9 April 1857 ; Tho. U. Walter, Archt. ex. U.S.C.

[Bronze doors for the House wing (later moved to the central east front entrance), U.S. Capitol]

United States Capitol, Washington, D.C.

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). North wing. Principal story. Western stairway. Elevations, perspectives and sections] / M.C. Meigs, Capt. of engineers ; Tho. U. Walter, Archt. ex. U.S.C.

[Capitol, maquette of sculpture 'Landing of Pilgrims' for east pediment of the south wing of the House of Representatives]

[Capitol, maquette of sculpture 'Landing of Pilgrims' for east pediment of the south wing of the House of Representatives]

Photograph of the Capitol Building Under Construction in Washington, DC

United States Capitol, Washington, D.C.

United States Capitol, Washington, D.C.

[Survey of the original landholdings in Washington D.C. in the area bounded by The Mall, North Capitol St., Tiber Creek, N St. N.W., and Seventh St. N.W.] /

United States Capitol, Washington, D.C.

United States Capitol, Washington, D.C.

United States Capitol, Washington, D.C.

United States Capitol, Washington, D.C.

Laying the Corner Stone of the United States Capitol, by President Washington, Sept. 18, 1793.

Laying the Corner Stone of the United States Capitol, by President Washington, Sept. 18, 1793.

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). Room 88, N.W. Skylight. Plan and sections] / M.C. Meigs, Capt. of engineers, 30 April 1858.

[Capitol construction work]

Corinthian capital, U.S. Capitol

Washington Aqueduct [...] at Capitol, Jan, 3, 1859, [water introduced?], John C.G. Zalcott, CE, with compliments of [...]

[Detail of "Justice and History" to be placed above Senate bronze doors, East Portico, U.S. Capitol]

[Capitol construction, east front looking north, dome in progress]

Elevation of dome of U.S. Capitol

[View of Washington looking down Pennsylvania Ave. toward unfinished Capitol. National Hotel on left, no. 1]

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). Domes. Cupola roof. Plan, elevations, sections, and details] / W.B. Franklin, capt. top engs. ; Tho. U. Walter, architect.