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North west [i.e., east] view from 3rd story of Mrs. Davis boarding house

North west [i.e., east] view from 3rd story of Mrs. Davis boarding house

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Summary

Drawing shows a bird's-eye view of the eastern façade of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., from the north-east, showing the plaza in front of the building, the Senate wing, the north end terrace, and dome; in the distance on the left is a firehouse that was destroyed by fire in 1872. Source: Date and building information provided by researcher Pam Scott.

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Date

01/01/1828
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Contributors

Smith, John Rubens, 1775-1849, artist
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Location

Washington, District of Columbia, United States38.90719, -77.03687
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