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Portland Breakwater Lighthouse, Northeast end of Portland Breakwater, Portland Harbor, South Portland, Cumberland County, ME

Portland Breakwater Lighthouse, Northeast end of Portland Breakwater, ...

Significance: This Greek Revival structure was first built in 1855 and rebuilt in 1875. It is constructed of cast-iron plate, its bolted joined covered by cast-iron Corinthian columns, cornices, and cresting. T... More

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). Dome. Main ribs. Exterior brackets. Rendered plans, sections, elevations, perspectives, and details] / W.B. Franklin, capt. top engs. ; Tho. U. Walter, archt.

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). Dome. Main ribs. Exterior b...

Scaled and dimensioned. No. 1892. The Architect of the Capitol (AOC) is the federal agency responsible for the maintenance, operation, development, and preservation of the United States Capitol Complex, which ... More

Elevation of dome of U.S. Capitol

Elevation of dome of U.S. Capitol

In album: Benjamin Brown French "Photographs," p. 13. No. 1902. Reference copy in LOT 12251, v. 1. Original in PR 12 LOT 12251.

[National, Washington, D.C.] / Morse & Tuttle, SC.

[National, Washington, D.C.] / Morse & Tuttle, SC.

Engraving showing Capitol building; people walking or riding in carriages on Capitol grounds. T. U. Walter, Archt.

Elevation of dome of U.S. Capitol

Elevation of dome of U.S. Capitol

Architect of the Capitol item number: 003150.1290, Walter, no. 1902. The original U.S. Capitol building, known as the "Old Capitol," was a small brick building that was completed in 1800. It served as the Capi... More

[Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Vertical section and plan of skylights]

[Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Vertical section and plan of sk...

Reference copy in LOT 4249 (R). Public domain photograph of building plan, architecture design drawing, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). Dome. Main ribs. Exterior brackets. Rendered plans, sections, elevations, perspectives, and details] / W.B. Franklin, capt. top engs. ; Tho. U. Walter, archt.

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). Dome. Main ribs. Exterior b...

Scaled and dimensioned. No. 1892. The Architect of the Capitol (AOC) is the federal agency responsible for the maintenance, operation, development, and preservation of the United States Capitol Complex, which ... More

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

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

In album: Benjamin Brown French "Photographs," p. 75. Printed on recto: Capt. M.C. Meigs, U.S. Engineer in Charge; T. Crawford; and Tho. U. Walter, architect. Reference copy in LOT 12251, v. 1. Original in PR ... More

Dome of the U.S. Capitol. Ornament at spring of cupola, full size (developed) / Tho. U. Walter, architect in Washington, D.C., Oct. 2, 1860.

Dome of the U.S. Capitol. Ornament at spring of cupola, full size (dev...

Print shows detail of architectural ornament for the cupola of the dome on the U.S. Capitol at Washington, D.C. "The model for this Ornament to be put up in its place on the Dome, and its effect studied before... More

Great Lakes Seaway Trail - Erie County Courthouse

Great Lakes Seaway Trail - Erie County Courthouse

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: The Erie County Courthouse, attributed to Thomas Ustick Walter, is just one example of the beautiful architecture in historic downtown E... More

Bank of Chester County, 17 North High Street, West Chester, Chester County, PA

Bank of Chester County, 17 North High Street, West Chester, Chester Co...

Significance: This fine Greek Revival bank was designed by a famous architect, Thomas U. Walter and has an outstanding portico. Survey number: HABS PA-1126 Building/structure dates: 1836 Initial Construction... More

Bank of Chester County, 17 North High Street, West Chester, Chester County, PA

Bank of Chester County, 17 North High Street, West Chester, Chester Co...

Significance: This fine Greek Revival bank was designed by a famous architect, Thomas U. Walter and has an outstanding portico. Survey number: HABS PA-1126 Building/structure dates: 1836 Initial Construction... More

Hospital for the insane of the Army and Navy and the District of Columbia

Hospital for the insane of the Army and Navy and the District of Colum...

Print shows a street-level view of Saint Elizabeths Hospital in Washington, D.C., formerly known as the Government Hospital for the Insane, showing the central building and the east and west wings, with pedestr... More

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

[Alterations to the U.S. Capitol including extensions and new dome, Wa...

Public domain image of architecture, drawing building, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

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

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

Iron roof trusses; details of joints. Inscription: "Details of roof of Congressional Library."

Hospital for the Insane of the Army and Navy and the District of Columbia

Hospital for the Insane of the Army and Navy and the District of Colum...

In album: Benjamin Brown French "Photographs," p. 134. Notation: R. McClelland, Secretary; Franklin Pierce. Reference copy in LOT 12251, v. 2. Original in PR 12 LOT 12251.

Portland Breakwater Lighthouse, Northeast end of Portland Breakwater, Portland Harbor, South Portland, Cumberland County, ME

Portland Breakwater Lighthouse, Northeast end of Portland Breakwater, ...

Significance: This Greek Revival structure was first built in 1855 and rebuilt in 1875. It is constructed of cast-iron plate, its bolted joined covered by cast-iron Corinthian columns, cornices, and cresting. T... More

St. Elizabeths Hospital West Campus, 2700 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

St. Elizabeths Hospital West Campus, 2700 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenu...

Significance: Advocated for as early as the 1830s and initially developed in the 1850s, the West Campus of St. Elizabeths Hospital is a nationally and perhaps internationally significant historic resource that ... More

St. Elizabeths Hospital, East Wing, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

St. Elizabeths Hospital, East Wing, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southeast, Wa...

For an overview of the Center Building Group, see HABS DC-349-BT Significance: The East Wing (Building 4) is significant for its association with the treatment of mental illness at the St. Elizabeths campus. As... More

St. Elizabeths Hospital, East Wing, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

St. Elizabeths Hospital, East Wing, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southeast, Wa...

For an overview of the Center Building Group, see HABS DC-349-BT Significance: The East Wing (Building 4) is significant for its association with the treatment of mental illness at the St. Elizabeths campus. As... More

St. Elizabeths Hospital, East Wing, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

St. Elizabeths Hospital, East Wing, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southeast, Wa...

For an overview of the Center Building Group, see HABS DC-349-BT Significance: The East Wing (Building 4) is significant for its association with the treatment of mental illness at the St. Elizabeths campus. As... More

Bank of Chester County, 17 North High Street, West Chester, Chester County, PA

Bank of Chester County, 17 North High Street, West Chester, Chester Co...

Significance: This fine Greek Revival bank was designed by a famous architect, Thomas U. Walter and has an outstanding portico. Survey number: HABS PA-1126 Building/structure dates: 1836 Initial Construction... More

Ingleside, 1818 Newton Street Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Ingleside, 1818 Newton Street Northwest, Washington, District of Colum...

Significance: Built in 1851 on a 140-acre estate, Ingleside was designed by Thomas Ustick Walter, with the grounds by Andrew Jackson Downing. Today the mansion remains an unusual surviving example in the Distr... More

[Capitol, section of new dome]

[Capitol, section of new dome]

In album: Benjamin Brown French "Photographs," p. 5. Reference copy in LOT 12251, v. 1. Original in PR 12 LOT 12251.

[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. Cupola roof. Plan, el...

Scaled and dimensioned. No. 1928. The Architect of the Capitol (AOC) is the federal agency responsible for the maintenance, operation, development, and preservation of the United States Capitol Complex, which ... More

Ground floor of the Treasury extension (Photographed & reduced from a drawing).

Ground floor of the Treasury extension (Photographed & reduced from a ...

Photograph shows an architectural drawing of ground floor plan by Thomas U. Walter. Attributed to Walker based on date, subject matter, and size of print. Purchase; 1984; (DLC/PP-1984:057).

An October 2017 aerial view of Portland, Maine's, harbor, with a focus on the Spring Point Ledge Lighthouse in South Portland

An October 2017 aerial view of Portland, Maine's, harbor, with a focus...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Original caption misidentifies location as the "Bug Light". Purchase; Carol M. Highsmith Photography, Inc.; 2017; (DLC/PP-2016:103-11)... More

St. Elizabeths Hospital, West Wing, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

St. Elizabeths Hospital, West Wing, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southeast, Wa...

For an overview of the Center Building Group, see HABS DC-349-BT Significance: The West Wing (Building 3) is significant for its association with the treatment of mental illness at the St. Elizabeths campus. As... More

St. Elizabeths Hospital, West Wing, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

St. Elizabeths Hospital, West Wing, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southeast, Wa...

For an overview of the Center Building Group, see HABS DC-349-BT Significance: The West Wing (Building 3) is significant for its association with the treatment of mental illness at the St. Elizabeths campus. As... More

Andalusia, The Grotto, State Road vicinity (Bensalem Township), Andalusia, Bucks County, PA

Andalusia, The Grotto, State Road vicinity (Bensalem Township), Andalu...

Significance: This small Gothic Revival structure was built to simulate a ruin. Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-189 Survey number: HABS PA-1248-B Building/structure dates: after... More

Andalusia, The Grotto, State Road vicinity (Bensalem Township), Andalusia, Bucks County, PA

Andalusia, The Grotto, State Road vicinity (Bensalem Township), Andalu...

Significance: This small Gothic Revival structure was built to simulate a ruin. Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-189 Survey number: HABS PA-1248-B Building/structure dates: after... More

Portland Breakwater Lighthouse, Northeast end of Portland Breakwater, Portland Harbor, South Portland, Cumberland County, ME

Portland Breakwater Lighthouse, Northeast end of Portland Breakwater, ...

Significance: This Greek Revival structure was first built in 1855 and rebuilt in 1875. It is constructed of cast-iron plate, its bolted joined covered by cast-iron Corinthian columns, cornices, and cresting. T... More

St. Elizabeths Hospital West Campus, 2700 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

St. Elizabeths Hospital West Campus, 2700 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenu...

Significance: Advocated for as early as the 1830s and initially developed in the 1850s, the West Campus of St. Elizabeths Hospital is a nationally and perhaps internationally significant historic resource that ... More

Bank of Chester County, 17 North High Street, West Chester, Chester County, PA

Bank of Chester County, 17 North High Street, West Chester, Chester Co...

Significance: This fine Greek Revival bank was designed by a famous architect, Thomas U. Walter and has an outstanding portico. Survey number: HABS PA-1126 Building/structure dates: 1836 Initial Construction... More

[Library of Congress in the U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C. Interior perspective view]

[Library of Congress in the U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C. Interior pe...

Inscription on recto: Interior View, Library of Congress, Tho. U. Walter Architect, U.S. Capitol. Exhibited: "Capitol Visitor's Center" at the U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C., 2005-2006.

Ingleside, 1818 Newton Street Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Ingleside, 1818 Newton Street Northwest, Washington, District of Colum...

Significance: Built in 1851 on a 140-acre estate, Ingleside was designed by Thomas Ustick Walter, with the grounds by Andrew Jackson Downing. Today the mansion remains an unusual surviving example in the Distr... More

Hospital for the insane of the Army and Navy and the District of Columbia

Hospital for the insane of the Army and Navy and the District of Colum...

Print shows a street-level view of Saint Elizabeths Hospital in Washington, D.C., formerly known as the Government Hospital for the Insane, showing the central building and the east and west wings, with pedestr... More

[Maps of Saint Elizabeths Hospital, Washington D.C.] /

[Maps of Saint Elizabeths Hospital, Washington D.C.] /

Relief shown by contours on topographic map. Title devised by cataloger. Names at map center: James Buchanan, J. Thompson. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Orientations... More

[Mrs. Thomas Ustick Walter and Her Deceased Child]

[Mrs. Thomas Ustick Walter and Her Deceased Child]

Picryl description: Public domain image of a daguerreotype portrait, early photography, 19th century, Victorian style, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

St. Elizabeths Hospital, West Wing, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

St. Elizabeths Hospital, West Wing, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southeast, Wa...

For an overview of the Center Building Group, see HABS DC-349-BT Significance: The West Wing (Building 3) is significant for its association with the treatment of mental illness at the St. Elizabeths campus. As... More

Portland Breakwater Lighthouse, Northeast end of Portland Breakwater, Portland Harbor, South Portland, Cumberland County, ME

Portland Breakwater Lighthouse, Northeast end of Portland Breakwater, ...

Significance: This Greek Revival structure was first built in 1855 and rebuilt in 1875. It is constructed of cast-iron plate, its bolted joined covered by cast-iron Corinthian columns, cornices, and cresting. T... More

St. Elizabeths Hospital West Campus, 2700 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

St. Elizabeths Hospital West Campus, 2700 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenu...

Significance: Advocated for as early as the 1830s and initially developed in the 1850s, the West Campus of St. Elizabeths Hospital is a nationally and perhaps internationally significant historic resource that ... More

St. Elizabeths Hospital, Center Building, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

St. Elizabeths Hospital, Center Building, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southea...

For an overview of the Center Building Group, see HABS DC-349-BT Significance: The Center Building (Buildings 1 and 2) is significant for its association with the treatment of mental illness at the St. Elizabet... More

St. Elizabeths Hospital, Center Building, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

St. Elizabeths Hospital, Center Building, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southea...

For an overview of the Center Building Group, see HABS DC-349-BT Significance: The Center Building (Buildings 1 and 2) is significant for its association with the treatment of mental illness at the St. Elizabet... More

St. Elizabeths Hospital, East Wing, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

St. Elizabeths Hospital, East Wing, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southeast, Wa...

For an overview of the Center Building Group, see HABS DC-349-BT Significance: The East Wing (Building 4) is significant for its association with the treatment of mental illness at the St. Elizabeths campus. As... More

[Mrs. Thomas Ustick Walter and Her Deceased Child]

[Mrs. Thomas Ustick Walter and Her Deceased Child]

Public domain photo of portrait art print, 19th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description.

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). Extension. Details of ceilings of attic story of connecting corridors] / W.B. Franklin, capt. top. engrs., in charge ; Tho. U. Walter, archt. Ex. U.S. Capitol, July 14, 1860.

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). Extension. Details of ceili...

Scaled. No. 1974. The original U.S. Capitol building, known as the "Old Capitol," was a small brick building that was completed in 1800. It served as the Capitol building until the current building was complet... More

St. Elizabeths Hospital, West Wing, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

St. Elizabeths Hospital, West Wing, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southeast, Wa...

For an overview of the Center Building Group, see HABS DC-349-BT Significance: The West Wing (Building 3) is significant for its association with the treatment of mental illness at the St. Elizabeths campus. As... More

St. Elizabeths Hospital, West Wing, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

St. Elizabeths Hospital, West Wing, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southeast, Wa...

For an overview of the Center Building Group, see HABS DC-349-BT Significance: The West Wing (Building 3) is significant for its association with the treatment of mental illness at the St. Elizabeths campus. As... More

St. Elizabeths Hospital West Campus, 2700 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

St. Elizabeths Hospital West Campus, 2700 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenu...

Significance: Advocated for as early as the 1830s and initially developed in the 1850s, the West Campus of St. Elizabeths Hospital is a nationally and perhaps internationally significant historic resource that ... More

St. Elizabeths Hospital West Campus, 2700 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

St. Elizabeths Hospital West Campus, 2700 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenu...

Significance: Advocated for as early as the 1830s and initially developed in the 1850s, the West Campus of St. Elizabeths Hospital is a nationally and perhaps internationally significant historic resource that ... More

St. Elizabeths Hospital, Center Building, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

St. Elizabeths Hospital, Center Building, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southea...

For an overview of the Center Building Group, see HABS DC-349-BT Significance: The Center Building (Buildings 1 and 2) is significant for its association with the treatment of mental illness at the St. Elizabet... More

[Library of Congress in the U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C. Interior perspective view]

[Library of Congress in the U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C. Interior pe...

Inscription on recto: Interior View, Library of Congress, Tho. U. Walter Architect, U.S. Capitol. Exhibited: "Capitol Visitor's Center" at the U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C., 2005-2006.

Ingleside, 1818 Newton Street Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Ingleside, 1818 Newton Street Northwest, Washington, District of Colum...

Significance: Built in 1851 on a 140-acre estate, Ingleside was designed by Thomas Ustick Walter, with the grounds by Andrew Jackson Downing. Today the mansion remains an unusual surviving example in the Distr... More

[Capitol, elevation of new dome]

[Capitol, elevation of new dome]

In album: Benjamin Brown French "Photographs," p. 11. Notation: Original design. Reference copy in LOT 12251, v. 1. Original in PR 12 LOT 12251.

Proposed south & west fronts of the Treasury extension Photographed (& reduced) from a drawing - (the west front faces the President's house).

Proposed south & west fronts of the Treasury extension Photographed (&...

Photograph shows an architectural drawing of a design for the south and west wings by Thomas U. Walter. Title on drawing: Design for the continuation of the Treasury building. Attributed to Walker based on dat... More

[Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Front and side elevations]

[Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Front and side elevations]

Reference copy in LOT 4249 (R). Public domain photograph of 19th century drawing, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Mrs. Thomas Ustick Walter and Her Deceased Child]

[Mrs. Thomas Ustick Walter and Her Deceased Child]

Public domain photograph of 3d object, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl Description.

Andalusia, The Grotto, State Road vicinity (Bensalem Township), Andalusia, Bucks County, PA

Andalusia, The Grotto, State Road vicinity (Bensalem Township), Andalu...

Significance: This small Gothic Revival structure was built to simulate a ruin. Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-189 Survey number: HABS PA-1248-B Building/structure dates: after... More

St. Elizabeths Hospital West Campus, 2700 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

St. Elizabeths Hospital West Campus, 2700 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenu...

Significance: Advocated for as early as the 1830s and initially developed in the 1850s, the West Campus of St. Elizabeths Hospital is a nationally and perhaps internationally significant historic resource that ... More

St. Elizabeths Hospital, Center Building, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

St. Elizabeths Hospital, Center Building, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southea...

For an overview of the Center Building Group, see HABS DC-349-BT Significance: The Center Building (Buildings 1 and 2) is significant for its association with the treatment of mental illness at the St. Elizabet... More

St. Elizabeths Hospital, Center Building, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

St. Elizabeths Hospital, Center Building, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southea...

For an overview of the Center Building Group, see HABS DC-349-BT Significance: The Center Building (Buildings 1 and 2) is significant for its association with the treatment of mental illness at the St. Elizabet... More

Bank of Chester County, 17 North High Street, West Chester, Chester County, PA

Bank of Chester County, 17 North High Street, West Chester, Chester Co...

Significance: This fine Greek Revival bank was designed by a famous architect, Thomas U. Walter and has an outstanding portico. Survey number: HABS PA-1126 Building/structure dates: 1836 Initial Construction... More

Bank of Chester County, 17 North High Street, West Chester, Chester County, PA

Bank of Chester County, 17 North High Street, West Chester, Chester Co...

Significance: This fine Greek Revival bank was designed by a famous architect, Thomas U. Walter and has an outstanding portico. Survey number: HABS PA-1126 Building/structure dates: 1836 Initial Construction... More

[Detail of "Progress of Civilization," east pediment of the Senate wing, U.S. Capitol]

[Detail of "Progress of Civilization," east pediment of the Senate win...

Photograph of maquette showing Indian mother and child. In album: Benjamin Brown French "Photographs," p. 117. Reference copy in LOT 12251, v. 1. Original in PR 12 LOT 12251.

[Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Plan of first story]

[Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Plan of first story]

Reference copy in LOT 4249 (R). Public domain photograph of building plan, architecture design drawing, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Mrs. Thomas Ustick Walter and Her Deceased Child]

[Mrs. Thomas Ustick Walter and Her Deceased Child]

Picryl description: Public domain image of a daguerreotype portrait, early photography, 19th century, Victorian style, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

St. Elizabeths Hospital West Campus, 2700 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

St. Elizabeths Hospital West Campus, 2700 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenu...

Significance: Advocated for as early as the 1830s and initially developed in the 1850s, the West Campus of St. Elizabeths Hospital is a nationally and perhaps internationally significant historic resource that ... More

St. Elizabeths Hospital, Center Building, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

St. Elizabeths Hospital, Center Building, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southea...

For an overview of the Center Building Group, see HABS DC-349-BT Significance: The Center Building (Buildings 1 and 2) is significant for its association with the treatment of mental illness at the St. Elizabet... More

St. Elizabeths Hospital, Center Building, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

St. Elizabeths Hospital, Center Building, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southea...

For an overview of the Center Building Group, see HABS DC-349-BT Significance: The Center Building (Buildings 1 and 2) is significant for its association with the treatment of mental illness at the St. Elizabet... More

St. Elizabeths Hospital, East Wing, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

St. Elizabeths Hospital, East Wing, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southeast, Wa...

For an overview of the Center Building Group, see HABS DC-349-BT Significance: The East Wing (Building 4) is significant for its association with the treatment of mental illness at the St. Elizabeths campus. As... More

Ingleside, 1818 Newton Street Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Ingleside, 1818 Newton Street Northwest, Washington, District of Colum...

Significance: Built in 1851 on a 140-acre estate, Ingleside was designed by Thomas Ustick Walter, with the grounds by Andrew Jackson Downing. Today the mansion remains an unusual surviving example in the Distr... More

[Drafting tools owned by Thomas Ustick Walter]

[Drafting tools owned by Thomas Ustick Walter]

Set of drafting tools consists of a rosewood box with brass fittings and an engraved ownership label "Tho. U. Walter, Washington, D.C.", 15 tools including compasses, calipers, and dividers. Label inside case: ... More

Picryl description: Public domain photogrpah of a Capitol building, architecture, no copyright restrictions.

Picryl description: Public domain photogrpah of a Capitol building, ar...

Public domain scan of architectural drawing, architecture, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[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.

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). South wing. Basement. Easte...

Inscription: Details of eastern stairway. South wing. In album: Engineering projects directed by Montgomery Meigs, Washington, D.C. ca. 1852-ca. 1860, p. 147, no. 257. No. 1274. Scaled.

[Thomas Ustick Walter, Architect of Capitol, 1851-1865]

[Thomas Ustick Walter, Architect of Capitol, 1851-1865]

In album: Benjamin Brown French "Photographs," p. 65. Reference copy in LOT 12251, v. 1. Original in PR 12 LOT 12251.

[Portrait of Thomas Ustick Walter]

[Portrait of Thomas Ustick Walter]

Gift; H.K. Bush-Brown; 1930 (DLC/PP-1930:47566). Public domain scan of 19th-century salted paper print artistic photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Ornament on pilasters of dome, second story / Tho. U. Walter, arch't., Washington, D.C., Jan. 20, 1860.

Ornament on pilasters of dome, second story / Tho. U. Walter, arch't.,...

Print shows front and profile views of detail of architectural ornament on the pilasters of the dome on the U.S. Capitol at Washington, D.C. No. 1941.

Model of the Capitol in the Capitol at Washington

Model of the Capitol in the Capitol at Washington

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue P (1906). "G 1629" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 017433. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Ornate entrance to Hibernian Hall in Charleston, South Carolina. Built in 1840, the Greek Revival-style meeting hall is Charleston's only architectural work by Thomas Ustick Walter. It is nationally significant for its use during the 1860 Charleston Convention, in which the Democratic Party, divided by opinions on slavery, failed to select a presidential nominee, ensuring victory for the anti-slavery Republican Party in the 1860 presidential election

Ornate entrance to Hibernian Hall in Charleston, South Carolina. Built...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Purchase; Carol M. Highsmith Photography, Inc.; 2017; (DLC/PP-2016:103-6). Forms part of: Carol M. Highsmith's America Project in the ... More

An October 2017 aerial view of Portland, Maine's, harbor, with a focus on the Spring Point Ledge Lighthouse in South Portland

An October 2017 aerial view of Portland, Maine's, harbor, with a focus...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Original caption misidentifies location as the "Bug Light". Purchase; Carol M. Highsmith Photography, Inc.; 2017; (DLC/PP-2016:103-11)... More

Portland Breakwater Lighthouse, Northeast end of Portland Breakwater, Portland Harbor, South Portland, Cumberland County, ME

Portland Breakwater Lighthouse, Northeast end of Portland Breakwater, ...

Significance: This Greek Revival structure was first built in 1855 and rebuilt in 1875. It is constructed of cast-iron plate, its bolted joined covered by cast-iron Corinthian columns, cornices, and cresting. T... More

St. Elizabeths Hospital, Center Building, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

St. Elizabeths Hospital, Center Building, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southea...

For an overview of the Center Building Group, see HABS DC-349-BT Significance: The Center Building (Buildings 1 and 2) is significant for its association with the treatment of mental illness at the St. Elizabet... More

[Library of Congress in the U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C. Interior perspective view]

[Library of Congress in the U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C. Interior pe...

Inscription on recto: Interior View, Library of Congress, Tho. U. Walter Architect, U.S. Capitol. Exhibited: "Capitol Visitor's Center" at the U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C., 2005-2006.

Ingleside, 1818 Newton Street Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Ingleside, 1818 Newton Street Northwest, Washington, District of Colum...

Significance: Built in 1851 on a 140-acre estate, Ingleside was designed by Thomas Ustick Walter, with the grounds by Andrew Jackson Downing. Today the mansion remains an unusual surviving example in the Distr... More

Ingleside, 1818 Newton Street Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Ingleside, 1818 Newton Street Northwest, Washington, District of Colum...

Significance: Built in 1851 on a 140-acre estate, Ingleside was designed by Thomas Ustick Walter, with the grounds by Andrew Jackson Downing. Today the mansion remains an unusual surviving example in the Distr... More

Ingleside, 1818 Newton Street Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Ingleside, 1818 Newton Street Northwest, Washington, District of Colum...

Significance: Built in 1851 on a 140-acre estate, Ingleside was designed by Thomas Ustick Walter, with the grounds by Andrew Jackson Downing. Today the mansion remains an unusual surviving example in the Distr... More

[Capitol, elevation of new dome]

[Capitol, elevation of new dome]

In album: Benjamin Brown French "Photographs," p. 5. Reference copy in LOT 12251, v. 1. Original in PR 12 LOT 12251.

[Hospital for the Insane of the Army and Navy and the District of Columbia]

[Hospital for the Insane of the Army and Navy and the District of Colu...

In album: Benjamin Brown French "Photographs," p. 163. Notation: R. McClelland, Secretary; Franklin Pierce. Reference copy in LOT 12251, v. 2. Original in PR 12 LOT 12251.

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). Extension. North Wing. Senate Chamber. Ceiling. Reflected plan rendering] / Tho. U. Walter, architect, extension, U.S. Capitol ; M.C. Meigs, capt. of engineers.

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). Extension. North Wing. Sena...

Scaled. No. 594. Reference copy in album: Engineering projects directed by Montgomery Meigs, Washington, D.C. ca. 1852-1860, p. 163, no. 291, Lot 12332.

Portland Breakwater Lighthouse, Northeast end of Portland Breakwater, Portland Harbor, South Portland, Cumberland County, ME

Portland Breakwater Lighthouse, Northeast end of Portland Breakwater, ...

Significance: This Greek Revival structure was first built in 1855 and rebuilt in 1875. It is constructed of cast-iron plate, its bolted joined covered by cast-iron Corinthian columns, cornices, and cresting. T... More

St. Elizabeths Hospital, Center Building, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

St. Elizabeths Hospital, Center Building, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southea...

For an overview of the Center Building Group, see HABS DC-349-BT Significance: The Center Building (Buildings 1 and 2) is significant for its association with the treatment of mental illness at the St. Elizabet... More

St. Elizabeths Hospital, East Wing, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

St. Elizabeths Hospital, East Wing, 539-559 Cedar Drive, Southeast, Wa...

For an overview of the Center Building Group, see HABS DC-349-BT Significance: The East Wing (Building 4) is significant for its association with the treatment of mental illness at the St. Elizabeths campus. As... More

[Library of Congress in the U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C. Interior perspective view]

[Library of Congress in the U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C. Interior pe...

Inscription on recto: Interior View, Library of Congress, Tho. U. Walter Architect, U.S. Capitol. Exhibited: "Capitol Visitor's Center" at the U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C., 2005-2006.

[Drafting tools owned by Thomas Ustick Walter]

[Drafting tools owned by Thomas Ustick Walter]

Set of drafting tools consists of a rosewood box with brass fittings and an engraved ownership label "Tho. U. Walter, Washington, D.C.", 15 tools including compasses, calipers, and dividers. Label inside case: ... More

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). Extension. Exterior order] / Capt. M.C. Meigs, U.S. engineer in charge ; Tho. U. Walter, architect, Washington, D.C., 1854.

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). Extension. Exterior order] ...

Elevation rendering, column of U.S. Capitol. Scaled. Reference copy in album: Engineering projects directed by Montgomery Meigs, Washington, D.C. ca. 1852-1860, p. 52, no. 99, Lot 12332.

[Mrs. Thomas Ustick Walter and Her Deceased Child]

[Mrs. Thomas Ustick Walter and Her Deceased Child]

Picryl description: Public domain image of a daguerreotype portrait, early photography, 19th century, Victorian style, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

[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.

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). Extension. Eastern elevatio...

Scaled. The Architect of the Capitol (AOC) is the federal agency responsible for the maintenance, operation, development, and preservation of the United States Capitol Complex, which includes the U.S. Capitol ... More

[Government Hospital for the Insane (Saint Elizabeths Hospital), Washington, D.C. Boiler house. Heating boiler, ventilating fan, bathroom, and water closet. Plans, elevations, and sections] / Tho. U. Walter Archt.

[Government Hospital for the Insane (Saint Elizabeths Hospital), Washi...

Sheet no. 4. No. 301 in pencil on back. No. 2175. Gift ; American Institute of Architects / American Architectural Foundation ; 2010 ; (DLC/PP-2010:100) Forms part of: The AIA/AAF Collection (Library of Congre... More

[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.

[United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.). North wing. Principal story...

In album: Engineering projects directed by Montgomery Meigs, Washington, D.C. ca. 1852-ca. 1860, p. 147, no. 256. Inscription: Details of western stairway. North wing. Principal story. "Scale one inch to a fo... More

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