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Topic: benjamin henry latrobe

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[Theater and hotel building ("Theatre, Assembly Rooms and an hotel"), Richmond, Virginia. 8--perspective sketch]

[Theater and hotel building ("Theatre, Assembly Rooms and an hotel"), ...

Forms part of: Benjamin Henry Latrobe Archive (Library of Congress).

[Theater and hotel building ("Theatre, Assembly Rooms and an hotel"), Richmond, Virginia. 16--front of the stage]

[Theater and hotel building ("Theatre, Assembly Rooms and an hotel"), ...

Inscription on recto: "Front of the Stage." Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of: Benjamin Henry Latrobe Archive (Library of Congress).

[Theater and hotel building ("Theatre, Assembly Rooms and an hotel"), Richmond, Virginia. 14--SW and NE flanks of hotel]

[Theater and hotel building ("Theatre, Assembly Rooms and an hotel"), ...

Inscriptions on recto: "Elevation of the S.W. Flank, being the FRONT of the HOTEL." "Elevation of the N.E. Flank, being the FRONT of the ROOMS," "VIII." Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of: B... more

[Military academy. Title sheet]

[Military academy. Title sheet]

Inscriptions on recto: "Sketches for a Design of a Military Academy. to accommodate feven Profefsors, and fifty Students. by B. Henry Latrobe, Archt & Engr January 26 1800." "26" "8." Lined with paper. Refe... more

[Sketch plan for landscaping the grounds of the President's House, ca. 1802-05].

[Sketch plan for landscaping the grounds of the President's House, ca....

Title from accompanying photocopied pages. Drawn by different hands. Attributed variously to Benjamin Latrobe, Robert Mills, and Thomas Jefferson. Pen-and-ink with lead pencil additions. Soiled, wrinkled, fold-... more

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

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

Inscription on recto: "Stair in the Old Capitol." Mounted on paper on linen. Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of Benjamin Henry Latrobe Archive (Library of Congress).

Side Chair
[Steam engine, Washington Navy Yard, Washington, D.C. Plan - flue, fly wheel, cistern, etc.]

[Steam engine, Washington Navy Yard, Washington, D.C. Plan - flue, fly...

Inscriptions on recto: "Plan. " "September 28th 1808" "28." Delineator: James Smallwood. (Source: The Engineering Drawings of Benjamin Henry Latrobe, New Haven, Conn. : Published for the Maryland Historica... more

Architectural drawing for a frame ("looking glass frame for President's house") for Dolley Madison, 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C.

Architectural drawing for a frame ("looking glass frame for President'...

Working drawing showing looking glass frame and mantel in Blue Room as elevation; rendering. UNIT title devised. Client's name from The Architectural drawings of Benjamin Henry Latrobe, 1994. Inscriptions on re... more

Architectural drawing for a house for John Markoe, near 9th Street and Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Architectural drawing for a house for John Markoe, near 9th Street and...

Working drawing showing vestibule doors, moldings, and hardware as plans, elevations, sections, and details; rendering. UNIT title devised. City, building name, and client's first name from O'Gorman's Drawing t... more

[Armory ("U.S. Arsenal"), Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Principal floor and study for section]

[Armory ("U.S. Arsenal"), Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Principal floor an...

Inscriptions: "Study for the Section of the U.S. Arfenal Pittsburg Oct 17th. 1814" "Plan of the principal floor." "BHLatrobe." Lined with paper. Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of: Benjamin... more

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

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

Inscriptions on recto: "Section of South wing of old Capitol as rebuilt looking north" "342." Verso obscured by lining. Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of Benjamin Henry Latrobe Archive (Libr... more

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 /

Map exhibiting the property of the U.S. in the vicinity of the Capitol...

Covers area bounded by 2nd St. east, D St. south, 6th St. west, and D St. north, including eastern part of the Mall. Relief shown by shading. Partial cadastral map showing buildings, some lots, and block number... more

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

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

Inscriptions on recto: "Section of North wing of old Capitol as rebuilt looking west." "352." Mounted on paper on linen; verso obscured. Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of Benjamin Henry Latr... more

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

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

Inscriptions on recto: "Section of Old Capitol. (south wing) looking South. as rebuilt." "25" "Drawn by JHBLatrobe when he passed his [...] while a student at [...] Georgetown College in his fathers office ... more

Plan of the west end of the public appropriation in the city of Washington, called the Mall : as proposed to be arranged for the site of the university /

Plan of the west end of the public appropriation in the city of Washin...

Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Edged in cloth and mounted on cloth backing. Accompanied by exhibit caption: 717. Latrobe's suggestion for the national university. [2] p. ; 11 cm. Available also through the Library... more

View on the New Turnpike Road, on the Margin of the Juniata, with a Distant View of the Warrior Mountain

View on the New Turnpike Road, on the Margin of the Juniata, with a Di...

Benjamin Henry Latrobe (American (born England), Fulneck, Yorkshire 1764–1820 New Orleans, Louisiana)

White House

White House

A view of the north lawn of the White House taken about 1860. The statue of Thomas Jefferson by Pierre Jean DAvid d' Angers was placed there by President James Polk in 1848. In 1873 the statue was moved to the ... more

[Baltimore Basilica, Baltimore, Maryland]

[Baltimore Basilica, Baltimore, Maryland]

Digital image produced by Library of Congress. Date provided by the photographer. Title and notes from LC-DIG-highsm-13434. America's first cathedral, it was built from 1806-1821. It was closed from April 2004 ... more

Baltimore Basilica, Baltimore, Maryland

Baltimore Basilica, Baltimore, Maryland

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. The Baltimore Basilica, built from 1806-1821, was the f... more

Architectural detail in the historic Baltimore Basilica, Baltimore, Maryland

Architectural detail in the historic Baltimore Basilica, Baltimore, Ma...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. America's first cathedral, it was built from 1806-1821.... more

Baltimore Basilica, Baltimore, Maryland

Baltimore Basilica, Baltimore, Maryland

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. The Baltimore Basilica, built from 1806-1821, was the f... more

Pulpit in the Baltimore Basilica, Baltimore, Maryland

Pulpit in the Baltimore Basilica, Baltimore, Maryland

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. America's first Cathedral built from 1806-1821. Two pro... more

Swan-Frick House, West Franklin Street, Baltimore, Independent City, MD

Swan-Frick House, West Franklin Street, Baltimore, Independent City, M...

Survey number: HABS MD-74 Building/structure dates: before 1936 Demolished

Decatur House

Decatur House

Built in 1818 for naval hero Stephen Decatur, the house was designed by Benjamin Henry Latrobe and is one of the oldest surviving homes in DC. With its prominent location on the northwest corner of President's ... more

Houses and a church ("Buildings Erected or Proposed to be Built in Virginia"). Garden temple elevations and floor plan

Houses and a church ("Buildings Erected or Proposed to be Built in Vir...

Inscription on recto: "28." Title from Cohen and Brawnell. Architectural drawings of Benjamin Henry Latrobe / Jeffrey A. Cohen and Charles E. Brownell (1994), vol. 2, p. 173. Reference copy available in LOT 424... more

Houses and a church ("Buildings Erected or Proposed to be Built in Virginia"). Title page with vignette

Houses and a church ("Buildings Erected or Proposed to be Built in Vir...

Inscriptions: "DESIGNS OF BUILDINGS ERECTED OR PROPOSED TO BE BUILT IN VIRGINIA, BY B. Henry LATROBE Boneval. From 1795 to 1799." "B.H. Latrobe in[]" "Richmond 1798" "Philadelphia Septr. 8. 1799." Referenc... more

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

[United States Capitol, Washington, D.C. Sections of north wing lookin...

Inscription on recto: "N.Wing section North & South through Senate chamber and Supreme Court Old Capitol." Mounted on paper on linen. Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of Benjamin Henry Latrobe A... more

Plan of the Washington Canal : no. I

Plan of the Washington Canal : no. I

Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by soundings. Ink and watercolor. Cloth backing. Includes text, view and plan of lock, and 2 longitudinal sections. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ... more

Armory ("U.S. Arsenal"), Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. External elevation

Armory ("U.S. Arsenal"), Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. External elevation

With alternate scheme for cupola and masonry finishes. Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of: Benjamin Henry Latrobe Archive (Library of Congress).

Houses and a church ("Buildings Erected or Proposed to be Built in Virginia"). Garden temple elevations and floor plan

Houses and a church ("Buildings Erected or Proposed to be Built in Vir...

Inscription on recto: "28." Title from Cohen and Brawnell. Architectural drawings of Benjamin Henry Latrobe / Jeffrey A. Cohen and Charles E. Brownell (1994), vol. 2, p. 173. Reference copy available in LOT 424... more

Houses and a church ("Buildings Erected or Proposed to be Built in Virginia"). Title page with vignette

Houses and a church ("Buildings Erected or Proposed to be Built in Vir...

Inscriptions: "DESIGNS OF BUILDINGS ERECTED OR PROPOSED TO BE BUILT IN VIRGINIA, BY B. Henry LATROBE Boneval. From 1795 to 1799." "B.H. Latrobe in[]" "Richmond 1798" "Philadelphia Septr. 8. 1799." Referenc... more

Plan of the Washington Canal : no. I

Plan of the Washington Canal : no. I

Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by soundings. Ink and watercolor. Cloth backing. Includes text, view and plan of lock, and 2 longitudinal sections. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ... more

Armory ("U.S. Arsenal"), Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. External elevation

Armory ("U.S. Arsenal"), Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. External elevation

With alternate scheme for cupola and masonry finishes. Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of: Benjamin Henry Latrobe Archive (Library of Congress).

[Houses and a church ("Buildings Erected or Proposed to be Built in Virginia"). Sections showing interiors]

[Houses and a church ("Buildings Erected or Proposed to be Built in Vi...

Inscription on recto: "20." John Tayloe House. Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of: Benjamin Henry Latrobe Archive (Library of Congress).

[Houses and a church ("Buildings Erected or Proposed to be Built in Virginia"). Sections showing interiors]

[Houses and a church ("Buildings Erected or Proposed to be Built in Vi...

Inscription on recto: "20." John Tayloe House. Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of: Benjamin Henry Latrobe Archive (Library of Congress).

Benjamin Henry Latrobe to James Madison, March 30, 1812.

Benjamin Henry Latrobe to James Madison, March 30, 1812.

Transcripts, guides, and tools to help you use this collection may be found at http://www.loc.gov/collection/james-madison-papers/about-this-collection/.

Benjamin Henry Latrobe to James Madison, March 30, 1812.

Benjamin Henry Latrobe to James Madison, March 30, 1812.

Transcripts, guides, and tools to help you use this collection may be found at http://www.loc.gov/collection/james-madison-papers/about-this-collection/.

Benjamin Henry Latrobe to James Madison, March 30, 1812.

Benjamin Henry Latrobe to James Madison, March 30, 1812.

Transcripts, guides, and tools to help you use this collection may be found at http://www.loc.gov/collection/james-madison-papers/about-this-collection/.

[United States Capitol, Washington, D.C. Section of south wing]

[United States Capitol, Washington, D.C. Section of south wing]

Inscriptions on recto: "This fection, is a sure answer to the question of the President as to the propriety of a Doric colonnade." "Sketch of a Section of the South Wing of the Capitol of the United States at... more

[United States Capitol, Washington, D.C. Section of south wing]

[United States Capitol, Washington, D.C. Section of south wing]

Inscriptions on recto: "This fection, is a sure answer to the question of the President as to the propriety of a Doric colonnade." "Sketch of a Section of the South Wing of the Capitol of the United States at... more

[Steam engine, Washington Navy Yard, Washington, D.C. Transverse elevation]

[Steam engine, Washington Navy Yard, Washington, D.C. Transverse eleva...

Inscriptions on recto: "Transverse Elevation" "September 30th 1808" "30." Delineator: James Smallwood. (Source: The Engineering Drawings of Benjamin Henry Latrobe, New Haven, Conn. : Published for the Maryl... more

[Steam engine, Washington Navy Yard, Washington, D.C. Transverse elevation]

[Steam engine, Washington Navy Yard, Washington, D.C. Transverse eleva...

Inscriptions on recto: "Transverse Elevation" "September 30th 1808" "30." Delineator: James Smallwood. (Source: The Engineering Drawings of Benjamin Henry Latrobe, New Haven, Conn. : Published for the Maryl... more

Benjamin Henry Latrobe to James Madison, February 23, 1811.

Benjamin Henry Latrobe to James Madison, February 23, 1811.

Transcripts, guides, and tools to help you use this collection may be found at http://www.loc.gov/collection/james-madison-papers/about-this-collection/.

Benjamin Henry Latrobe to James Madison, February 23, 1811.

Benjamin Henry Latrobe to James Madison, February 23, 1811.

Transcripts, guides, and tools to help you use this collection may be found at http://www.loc.gov/collection/james-madison-papers/about-this-collection/.

Benjamin Henry Latrobe to James Madison, February 23, 1811.

Benjamin Henry Latrobe to James Madison, February 23, 1811.

Transcripts, guides, and tools to help you use this collection may be found at http://www.loc.gov/collection/james-madison-papers/about-this-collection/.

[Theater and hotel building ("Theatre, Assembly Rooms and an hotel"), Richmond, Virginia. 15--section or internal view of theatre]

[Theater and hotel building ("Theatre, Assembly Rooms and an hotel"), ...

Inscriptions on recto: Section or Internal View of the Theatre [...]" Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of: Benjamin Henry Latrobe Archive (Library of Congress).

[Theater and hotel building ("Theatre, Assembly Rooms and an hotel"), Richmond, Virginia. 15--section or internal view of theatre]

[Theater and hotel building ("Theatre, Assembly Rooms and an hotel"), ...

Inscriptions on recto: Section or Internal View of the Theatre [...]" Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of: Benjamin Henry Latrobe Archive (Library of Congress).

Benjamin Henry Latrobe to James Madison, October 5, 1810.

Benjamin Henry Latrobe to James Madison, October 5, 1810.

Transcripts, guides, and tools to help you use this collection may be found at http://www.loc.gov/collection/james-madison-papers/about-this-collection/.

Benjamin Henry Latrobe to James Madison, October 5, 1810.

Benjamin Henry Latrobe to James Madison, October 5, 1810.

Transcripts, guides, and tools to help you use this collection may be found at http://www.loc.gov/collection/james-madison-papers/about-this-collection/.

[Canal ("Washington Canal"), Washington, D.C. Lock details and sections]

[Canal ("Washington Canal"), Washington, D.C. Lock details and section...

Inscriptions on recto: "Washington City Canal 1810-11-" "Details of the Gates of the Locks. " "The Manor of hanging the Gates at the upper part is detailed on the sheet representing the lower Gates. " "Ma... more

[Canal ("Washington Canal"), Washington, D.C. Lock details and sections]

[Canal ("Washington Canal"), Washington, D.C. Lock details and section...

Inscriptions on recto: "Washington City Canal 1810-11-" "Details of the Gates of the Locks. " "The Manor of hanging the Gates at the upper part is detailed on the sheet representing the lower Gates. " "Ma... more

[United States Capitol, Washington, D.C. Plan, principal story of south wing]

[United States Capitol, Washington, D.C. Plan, principal story of sout...

Notations include computations; mounted on paper on linen. Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of Benjamin Henry Latrobe Archive (Library of Congress).

[United States Capitol, Washington, D.C. Plan, principal story of south wing]

[United States Capitol, Washington, D.C. Plan, principal story of sout...

Notations include computations; mounted on paper on linen. Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of Benjamin Henry Latrobe Archive (Library of Congress).

[The White House ("President's House") Washington, D.C. Site plan and principal story plan]

[The White House ("President's House") Washington, D.C. Site plan and ...

Inscriptions on recto: "Plan of the principal Story to be altered." "Public Drawing Room." "antichamber or Pref. Parlor" "Parlor or antichamber" "Common Drawing room." Lined with paper; Watermark: T G &... more

[The White House ("President's House") Washington, D.C. Site plan and principal story plan]

[The White House ("President's House") Washington, D.C. Site plan and ...

Inscriptions on recto: "Plan of the principal Story to be altered." "Public Drawing Room." "antichamber or Pref. Parlor" "Parlor or antichamber" "Common Drawing room." Lined with paper; Watermark: T G &... more

[The White House ("President's House") Washington, D.C. Site plan and principal story plan]

[The White House ("President's House") Washington, D.C. Site plan and ...

Inscriptions on recto: "Plan of the principal Story to be altered." "Public Drawing Room." "antichamber or Pref. Parlor" "Parlor or antichamber" "Common Drawing room." Lined with paper; Watermark: T G &... more

Congressional Cemetery, Latrobe Cenotaphs, Eighteenth & E Streets, Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Congressional Cemetery, Latrobe Cenotaphs, Eighteenth & E Streets, Sou...

Significance: These cenotaphs were designed by noted architect Benjamin Henry Latrobe in 1815 as memorials to congressmen who died in office. Although several hundred o the monuments were reacted,less than eig... more

Congressional Cemetery, Latrobe Cenotaphs, Eighteenth & E Streets, Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Congressional Cemetery, Latrobe Cenotaphs, Eighteenth & E Streets, Sou...

Significance: These cenotaphs were designed by noted architect Benjamin Henry Latrobe in 1815 as memorials to congressmen who died in office. Although several hundred o the monuments were reacted,less than eig... more

Congressional Cemetery, Latrobe Cenotaphs, Eighteenth & E Streets, Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Congressional Cemetery, Latrobe Cenotaphs, Eighteenth & E Streets, Sou...

Significance: These cenotaphs were designed by noted architect Benjamin Henry Latrobe in 1815 as memorials to congressmen who died in office. Although several hundred o the monuments were reacted,less than eig... more

Congressional Cemetery, Latrobe Cenotaphs, Eighteenth & E Streets, Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Congressional Cemetery, Latrobe Cenotaphs, Eighteenth & E Streets, Sou...

Significance: These cenotaphs were designed by noted architect Benjamin Henry Latrobe in 1815 as memorials to congressmen who died in office. Although several hundred o the monuments were reacted,less than eig... more

Congressional Cemetery, Latrobe Cenotaphs, Eighteenth & E Streets, Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Congressional Cemetery, Latrobe Cenotaphs, Eighteenth & E Streets, Sou...

Significance: These cenotaphs were designed by noted architect Benjamin Henry Latrobe in 1815 as memorials to congressmen who died in office. Although several hundred o the monuments were reacted,less than eig... more

Congressional Cemetery, Latrobe Cenotaphs, Eighteenth & E Streets, Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Congressional Cemetery, Latrobe Cenotaphs, Eighteenth & E Streets, Sou...

Significance: These cenotaphs were designed by noted architect Benjamin Henry Latrobe in 1815 as memorials to congressmen who died in office. Although several hundred o the monuments were reacted,less than eig... more

[Houses and a church ("Buildings Erected or Proposed to be Built in Virginia"). Perspective of hall and stairway]

[Houses and a church ("Buildings Erected or Proposed to be Built in Vi...

Inscription on recto: "View in Perspective of Wm Pennock's hall & staircase." Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of: Benjamin Henry Latrobe Archive (Library of Congress).

[Houses and a church ("Buildings Erected or Proposed to be Built in Virginia"). Perspective of hall and stairway]

[Houses and a church ("Buildings Erected or Proposed to be Built in Vi...

Inscription on recto: "View in Perspective of Wm Pennock's hall & staircase." Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of: Benjamin Henry Latrobe Archive (Library of Congress).

[Houses and a church ("Buildings Erected or Proposed to be Built in Virginia"). Perspective of hall and stairway]

[Houses and a church ("Buildings Erected or Proposed to be Built in Vi...

Inscription on recto: "View in Perspective of Wm Pennock's hall & staircase." Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of: Benjamin Henry Latrobe Archive (Library of Congress).

[Houses and a church ("Buildings Erected or Proposed to be Built in Virginia"). East flank and stable elevations]

[Houses and a church ("Buildings Erected or Proposed to be Built in Vi...

Inscription on verso: "19." John Tayloe House. Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of: Benjamin Henry Latrobe Archive (Library of Congress).

[Houses and a church ("Buildings Erected or Proposed to be Built in Virginia"). East flank and stable elevations]

[Houses and a church ("Buildings Erected or Proposed to be Built in Vi...

Inscription on verso: "19." John Tayloe House. Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of: Benjamin Henry Latrobe Archive (Library of Congress).

Hopemont, 201 North Mill Street, Lexington, Fayette County, KY

Hopemont, 201 North Mill Street, Lexington, Fayette County, KY

Significance: John W. Hunt, his wife and his brother "came to Kentucky from New Jersey in 1794 and founded the fortune and family that were to figure so prominently in the building of the west and the defense o... more

Hopemont, 201 North Mill Street, Lexington, Fayette County, KY

Hopemont, 201 North Mill Street, Lexington, Fayette County, KY

Significance: John W. Hunt, his wife and his brother "came to Kentucky from New Jersey in 1794 and founded the fortune and family that were to figure so prominently in the building of the west and the defense o... more

Hopemont, 201 North Mill Street, Lexington, Fayette County, KY

Hopemont, 201 North Mill Street, Lexington, Fayette County, KY

Significance: John W. Hunt, his wife and his brother "came to Kentucky from New Jersey in 1794 and founded the fortune and family that were to figure so prominently in the building of the west and the defense o... more

Hopemont, 201 North Mill Street, Lexington, Fayette County, KY

Hopemont, 201 North Mill Street, Lexington, Fayette County, KY

Significance: John W. Hunt, his wife and his brother "came to Kentucky from New Jersey in 1794 and founded the fortune and family that were to figure so prominently in the building of the west and the defense o... more

Hopemont, 201 North Mill Street, Lexington, Fayette County, KY

Hopemont, 201 North Mill Street, Lexington, Fayette County, KY

Significance: John W. Hunt, his wife and his brother "came to Kentucky from New Jersey in 1794 and founded the fortune and family that were to figure so prominently in the building of the west and the defense o... more

Hopemont, 201 North Mill Street, Lexington, Fayette County, KY

Hopemont, 201 North Mill Street, Lexington, Fayette County, KY

Significance: John W. Hunt, his wife and his brother "came to Kentucky from New Jersey in 1794 and founded the fortune and family that were to figure so prominently in the building of the west and the defense o... more

Hopemont, 201 North Mill Street, Lexington, Fayette County, KY

Hopemont, 201 North Mill Street, Lexington, Fayette County, KY

Significance: John W. Hunt, his wife and his brother "came to Kentucky from New Jersey in 1794 and founded the fortune and family that were to figure so prominently in the building of the west and the defense o... more

Hopemont, 201 North Mill Street, Lexington, Fayette County, KY

Hopemont, 201 North Mill Street, Lexington, Fayette County, KY

Significance: John W. Hunt, his wife and his brother "came to Kentucky from New Jersey in 1794 and founded the fortune and family that were to figure so prominently in the building of the west and the defense o... more

Hopemont, 201 North Mill Street, Lexington, Fayette County, KY

Hopemont, 201 North Mill Street, Lexington, Fayette County, KY

Significance: John W. Hunt, his wife and his brother "came to Kentucky from New Jersey in 1794 and founded the fortune and family that were to figure so prominently in the building of the west and the defense o... more

Hopemont, 201 North Mill Street, Lexington, Fayette County, KY

Hopemont, 201 North Mill Street, Lexington, Fayette County, KY

Significance: John W. Hunt, his wife and his brother "came to Kentucky from New Jersey in 1794 and founded the fortune and family that were to figure so prominently in the building of the west and the defense o... more

Benjamin Henry Latrobe to James Madison, January 6, 1811.

Benjamin Henry Latrobe to James Madison, January 6, 1811.

Transcripts, guides, and tools to help you use this collection may be found at http://www.loc.gov/collection/james-madison-papers/about-this-collection/.

Benjamin Henry Latrobe to James Madison, January 6, 1811.

Benjamin Henry Latrobe to James Madison, January 6, 1811.

Transcripts, guides, and tools to help you use this collection may be found at http://www.loc.gov/collection/james-madison-papers/about-this-collection/.

[Houses and a church ("Buildings Erected or Proposed to be Built in Virginia"). Shockoe church - Floor plan]

[Houses and a church ("Buildings Erected or Proposed to be Built in Vi...

Inscription on verso: "Put 10 Blank leaves after this For John Mayos House, Volney's Philosophiere, My own house. & Sketches" Notations include computations. Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of... more

[Houses and a church ("Buildings Erected or Proposed to be Built in Virginia"). Shockoe church - Floor plan]

[Houses and a church ("Buildings Erected or Proposed to be Built in Vi...

Inscription on verso: "Put 10 Blank leaves after this For John Mayos House, Volney's Philosophiere, My own house. & Sketches" Notations include computations. Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of... more

[Houses and a church ("Buildings Erected or Proposed to be Built in Virginia"). Side elevation and basement floor plan]

[Houses and a church ("Buildings Erected or Proposed to be Built in Vi...

Inscription on recto: "29." Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of: Benjamin Henry Latrobe Archive (Library of Congress).

[Houses and a church ("Buildings Erected or Proposed to be Built in Virginia"). Side elevation and basement floor plan]

[Houses and a church ("Buildings Erected or Proposed to be Built in Vi...

Inscription on recto: "29." Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of: Benjamin Henry Latrobe Archive (Library of Congress).

[Asylum and hospital ("Marine Asylum & Hospital"), Washington, D.C. Elevations, section, hospital north wing]

[Asylum and hospital ("Marine Asylum & Hospital"), Washington, D.C. El...

Inscriptions on recto: "1. Elevation of the North side of the proposed Marine Hospital." "2. Elevation of the South side of the Marine Hospital proposed to be built at Washington" "3. General Section from East ... more

[Asylum and hospital ("Marine Asylum & Hospital"), Washington, D.C. Elevations, section, hospital north wing]

[Asylum and hospital ("Marine Asylum & Hospital"), Washington, D.C. El...

Inscriptions on recto: "1. Elevation of the North side of the proposed Marine Hospital." "2. Elevation of the South side of the Marine Hospital proposed to be built at Washington" "3. General Section from East ... more

[Bank building ("2nd Bank of the United States"), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Roof plan]

[Bank building ("2nd Bank of the United States"), Philadelphia, Pennsy...

Inscriptions on recto: "Plan of the Roof. " "BHenry Latrobe 1818" "JHBL del" "7." Lined with paper. Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of: Benjamin Henry Latrobe Archive (Library of Congress).

[Bank building ("2nd Bank of the United States"), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Roof plan]

[Bank building ("2nd Bank of the United States"), Philadelphia, Pennsy...

Inscriptions on recto: "Plan of the Roof. " "BHenry Latrobe 1818" "JHBL del" "7." Lined with paper. Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of: Benjamin Henry Latrobe Archive (Library of Congress).

[House ("Pope House") for John Pope, Lexington, Kentucky. Elevations, sections, and roof framing plan]

[House ("Pope House") for John Pope, Lexington, Kentucky. Elevations, ...

Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of: Benjamin Henry Latrobe Archive (Library of Congress).

[House ("Pope House") for John Pope, Lexington, Kentucky. Elevations, sections, and roof framing plan]

[House ("Pope House") for John Pope, Lexington, Kentucky. Elevations, ...

Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of: Benjamin Henry Latrobe Archive (Library of Congress).