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Topic: library of congress thomas jefferson building washington dc

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Architectural drawing for the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Floor plan
[Library of Congress, Thomas Jefferson Building. Second story showing third tier of alcoves]

[Library of Congress, Thomas Jefferson Building. Second story showing ...

Competition drawing showing second story alcoves, clerks offices, and chart rooms as plan.

[Main Reading Room under construction in the Library of Congress Thomas Jefferson Building]

[Main Reading Room under construction in the Library of Congress Thoma...

Shows circular central desk and reading room desks.

The jury of seven that condemned the Library site

The jury of seven that condemned the Library site

Posed standing, full-length, are: George Phillips, E.E. White, H.M. Dellinger, M.W. Beveridge, H.S. Millard, Samuel G. Walker, Doug Clagett, W.H. Morrison, and S.S. Wilson.

Government

Government

Semi-circular panel from mural entitled The Government by Elihu Vedder, in the Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress, showing seated woman and two angels in classical garb.

Peace - prosperity

Peace - prosperity

Semi-circular panel from mural entitled The Government by Elihu Vedder, in the Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress, showing partially nude woman seated on "peace - prosperity" with hands on wreaths, a... more

Anarchy

Anarchy

Semi-circular panel from mural entitled The Government by Elihu Vedder, in the Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress, showing two women and one man nude or in classical garb with tools of destruction am... more

Good administration

Good administration

Semi-circular panel in 5-part mural called "Government" in the Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress, showing woman seated on "good administration" holding fair scale, and a person on each side of her, ... more

Corrupt legislation

Corrupt legislation

Semi-circular panel from mural entitled The Government by Elihu Vedder, in the Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress, showing man, woman, and child in classical garb, with woman seated and holding an un... more

Design for Jefferson Building

Design for Jefferson Building

Architectural drawing of the first story of the Jefferson Building, Library of Congress.

[Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Plan showing roadway and sidewalk widths]

[Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Plan showing roadway and sidewa...

Rendering showing site plan of library building and sidewalks, including surrounding streets to Capitol.

Excavation of site for the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

Excavation of site for the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

Printed on image: "Architect's Office, Cong. Lib. Bldg." Source unknown.

[Library of Congress (Washington, D.C.). Inscriptions for stained glass. Diagrams. Working drawing]

[Library of Congress (Washington, D.C.). Inscriptions for stained glas...

Working drawing showing inscriptions of famous names and states for stained glass skylights and lantern lights in the curtains of the Thomas Jefferson building as diagrams.

[Library of Congress (Washington, D.C.). Octagon south. Second story. Brickwork. Plans, sections, and elevations. Working drawing] / Paul F. Pelz, architect.

[Library of Congress (Washington, D.C.). Octagon south. Second story. ...

Working drawing showing brickwork of second floor of south portion of octagonal reading room as plans, sections, and elevations.

Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Stonework. Exterior balustrade and architectural decorations at attic. Elevation and plan Paul J. Pelz, architect ; Tho. Lincoln Casey, chief of engineers, U.S.A., in charge ; Bernard R. Green, superintendent and engineer

Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Stonework. Exterior balustrade a...

Title devised by Library staff. Caption on drawing: "Detail of attic. Main building front." Sheet no. 36.

[Library of Congress (Washington, D.C.). Attic. Brickwork. Plans, sections, and elevations. Working drawing] / Paul F. Pelz, architect.

[Library of Congress (Washington, D.C.). Attic. Brickwork. Plans, sect...

Working drawing showing brickwork of attic as plans, sections, and elevations.

Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Stonework. Exterior wall and elevator shaft. Elevations, section, and plan Paul J. Pelz, architect ; Tho. Lincoln Casey, chief of engineers, U.S.A., in charge ; Bernard R. Green, supt. & engineer

Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Stonework. Exterior wall and ele...

Title devised by Library staff. Caption on drawing: "South return of west main bldg. & stonework on elevator shaft." Sheet no. 28.

Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Brickwork. Interior of southeast pavilion cellar. Elevations and plans Paul J. Pelz, architect ; Bernard R. Green, supt. & engineer

Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Brickwork. Interior of southeast...

Title devised by Library staff. Caption on drawing: "S.E. pavilion." Sheet no. 87.

Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Stonework. Exterior entrance porch. Elevations and section Paul J. Pelz, architect ; Tho. Lincoln Casey, chief of engineers, U.S.A., in charge ; Bernard R. Green, superintendent & engineer

Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Stonework. Exterior entrance por...

Title devised by Library staff. Caption on drawing: "Detail of entrance porch. W-main." Sheet no. 33.

Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Stonework. Exterior colonnade and architectural decorations. Elevations, sections, and plans Paul J. Pelz, architect ; Bernard R. Green, superintendent and engineer

Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Stonework. Exterior colonnade an...

Title devised by Library staff. Caption on drawing: "Detail drawing of colonnade, second story, corner pavilions." Sheet no. 41.

[Foundation construction for the Library of Congress Thomas Jefferson Building, view from the U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C.]

[Foundation construction for the Library of Congress Thomas Jefferson ...

Photograph shows Carroll Row, a block of five houses at 1st & A Street, SE, razed in 1887 for construction of the Library of Congress Thomas Jefferson Building. Includes the sign "Architect."

Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Brickwork. First story. Sections and plan Paul J. Pelz, architect ; Bernard R. Green, superintendent & engineer

Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Brickwork. First story. Sections...

Title devised by Library staff. Caption on drawing: "First story brickwork. W.M. east." Sheet no. 212.

Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Brickwork. First story. Sections and plan Paul J. Pelz, architect ; Bernard R. Green, superintendent & engineer

Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Brickwork. First story. Sections...

Title devised by Library staff. Caption on drawing: "First story brickwork. W.M. north." Sheet no. 211.

Construction of the Northwest Court of the Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress
[Builders at work above the second level of the Library of Congress Thomas Jefferson Building during its construction]

[Builders at work above the second level of the Library of Congress Th...

Title devised by Library staff. In album: Photographs of the construction of the Library of Congress Thomas Jefferson Building, vol. 2, between leaves 67 and 68. No. 49.

Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Brickwork. Second story. Sections and plan Paul J. Pelz, architect ; Bernard R. Green, superintendent & engineer

Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Brickwork. Second story. Section...

Title devised by Library staff. Caption on drawing: "Brickwork. Second story. E.M. south." Sheet no. 317.

Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Marblework. Second story. Sections Paul J. Pelz, architect ; Bernard R. Green, superintendent & engineer

Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Marblework. Second story. Sectio...

Title devised by Library staff. Caption on drawing: "Marblework. Second story. W.M." Sheet no. 481.

[Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Stonework. Attic. South return and courses]
S.W. clerestory arch. Rotunda

S.W. clerestory arch. Rotunda

Photo shows workers using a cable to insert the keystone into a stone arch on the Library of Congress Thomas Jefferson Building during its construction.

Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Marblework. First story. Sections and plan Paul J. Pelz, architect ; Bernard R. Green, superintendent & engineer

Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Marblework. First story. Section...

Title devised by Library staff. Caption on drawing: "Marblework. First story. W.M. north." Sheet no. 466.

Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Marblework. First story. Sections Paul J. Pelz, architect ; Bernard R. Green, superintendent & engineer

Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Marblework. First story. Section...

Title devised by Library staff. Caption on drawing: "Marblework. First story. W.M. west." Sheet no. 468.

[Library of Congress (Washington, D.C.). Large semi-circular window frames for octagon and attic. Sills and lintels of lantern windows, dome, seat brackets, stacks. Ironwork. Details. Working drawing]

[Library of Congress (Washington, D.C.). Large semi-circular window fr...

Working drawing showing ironwork of lantern lights of the Thomas Jefferson building as details.

Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Ironwork. Stairway to lantern gallery. Plan, elevations, and sections Bernard R. Green, superintendent & engineer

Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Ironwork. Stairway to lantern ga...

Title devised by Library staff. Caption on drawing: "Marblework. Reading room." Sheet no. 525.

[Library of Congress (Washington, D.C.). Large semi-circular frames attic octagon. Seat bracket, stacks, sill and lintels, lantern of dome. Ironwork. Details. Working drawing]

[Library of Congress (Washington, D.C.). Large semi-circular frames at...

Working drawing showing ironwork for lantern light frames of the Thomas Jefferson building as details, including sills, lintels, seat brackets, and stacks, as details. Signed: "Bernard R. Green, Superintendent ... more