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

Architectural drawing showing Thornton's proposed design, known as the Tortola Scheme.

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

Architectural drawing showing Thornton's proposed design, known as the Tortola Scheme, with alternative design for flanking pavilions mounted to right.

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

Print of title page for "The country seats of the United States of North America, with some scenes connected with them" showing an eagle holding a stars and stripes shield above the construction of the two wing... more

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

Print shows an exterior view of the east front of the U.S. Capitol, with view of the north facade.

[East front of the United States Capitol]

View of the east front of the U.S. Capitol.

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

Print shows front or east view of the U.S. Capitol as it appeared in 1829, prior to the beginning of President Andrew Jackson's administration.

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

Print shows front or east view of the U.S. Capitol as it appeared in 1829, prior to the beginning of President Andrew Jackson's administration.

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

Engraving showing Capitol building in background; people walking, riding horses, riding in carriages on road leading to the Capitol.

Capitol of the United States, Washington

Engraving showing Capitol building in background; people walking, riding horses, riding in carriages on road leading to the Capitol.

The Capitol at Washington

Engraving showing Capitol on hill in background; people and carriages on street in foreground on the road leading to the Capitol; houses on the left.

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

Engraving showing Capitol building in background; people walking or riding in carriages on Capitol grounds.

Full tilt for the Capitol

The artist envisions public repudiation of Democratic hard-money policies, and the triumph of administration opponent Nathaniel P. Tallmadge, a conservative Democrat. Tallmadge, on horseback and armed with a l... more

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

Print shows a view of the U.S. Capitol building from the west, with pedestrians in an area that now forms the National Mall. Includes a bust portrait of George Washington, right profile, on medallion, at bottom center.

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

Drawing shows a view of small structures in a forested area at the bottom and the Capitol building under construction at the top of a hill.

Capitol of the United States, Washington

Print shows a view of the United States Capitol building from the west, with trees, pedestrians, and a carriage in an area that now forms the National Mall.

Monolith for columns, Capitol extension

Photograph showing a 14 ton column being transported on a six wheel wagon drawn by oxen for an addition to the Capitol.

[Perspective view of Capitol]

Photograph of architectural drawing showing U.S. Capitol, with people in foreground.

[Perspective view of Capitol]

Photograph of architectural drawing showing U.S. Capitol with people in foreground.

Example of column in U.S. Capitol

Photograph of architectural drawing showing a column with corn plants on the capitol.

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

Photograph of bronze doors detail showing panel, depicting the battle of Yorktown and gallantry of Alexander Hamilton, and allegorical medallion of war, depicting Hessian soldier and New Jersey farmer, from bot... more

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

Photograph of maquette of bronze doors for the U.S. Capitol by Thomas Crawford depicting events in American history.

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

Photograph of maquette of bronze doors for the U.S. Capitol by Thomas Crawford depicting events in the life of George Washington and Revolutionary War battles.

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

Photograph of bronze doors detail showing panel, depicting ovation for George Washington at Trenton, New Jersey, and allegorical medallion of peace and agriculture, from bottom of left valve.

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

Photograph of bronze doors detail showing panel from left valve, depicting inauguration of George Washington.

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

Photograph showing beginning stages of adding the dome to the Capitol.

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

Photograph showing team of six horses pulling a wagon carrying a column for the Capitol.

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

Photograph of maquette of bronze doors for the U.S. Capitol by Randolph Rogers depicting events in the life of Columbus.

Photograph of the Capitol Building Under Construction in Washington, DC

Photographs of Federal and Other Buildings in the United States

United States Capitol, Washington, D.C.

Print shows the east front of the U.S. Capitol as seen from the south-east, with pedestrians and horsedrawn carriages on plaza in front.

Corinthian capital, U.S. Capitol

Photograph of maquette showing a Corinthian capital upon a stand, in front of a barn-like structure.

[Capitol construction work]

Photograph showing a yard with barn and building materials; two horses pull a wagon into the barn.

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

Photograph of maquette showing allegorical Justice and History figures by Thomas Crawford.

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

Drawing shows a woman and child exiting the telegraph office, and the National Hotel, at Pennsylvania and 6th Street, NW, as carriages and people move up and down Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington DC. The view ... more