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800 N. Capitol Street, NW (Commercial Building), Washington, District of Columbia, DC

800 N. Capitol Street, NW (Commercial Building), Washington, District of Columbia, DC

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Summary

Significance: The HABS Office was located in this ten-story office building from ca. 1992 until summer of 2002. The building was designed by Hartman-Cox Architects and completed in 1991; its design was intended to reflect the character of the adjacent Government Printing Office and the nearby old Post Office building as well as be in keeping with the scale of St. Aloysius Church and Gonzaga High School buildings to the north.
Survey number: HABS DC-864
Building/structure dates: 1991 Initial Construction

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Contributors

Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Hartman-Cox Architects
Price, Virginia B
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Location

Washington, District of Columbia, United States38.90719, -77.03687
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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