Library Of Congress
Library Of CongressPublic Domain ArchivePart of Not developed or endorsed by the Library of Congress
  • searchSearch
  • photo_albumStories
  • collectionsCollections
  • infoAbout
  • star_rateUpgrade
Stanton Square, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Stanton Square, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

  • save_altThumbnail200x200
  • save_altSmall640x513
  • save_altMedium1024x821
  • save_altLarge1600x1283
  • save_altOriginal3840x3078
  • photo_size_select_largeUpscale 2x7680x6156


Significance: The largest park L'Enfant planned in the northeast quadrant of the city, this reservation has been used as a public park since its first improvement in 1878. It is now located within the National Register Capitol Hill Historic District, and the statue of Nathaniel Greene is among those in the National Register's group listing of Washington's Revolutionary War Statues.
Survey number: HABS DC-686
National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 76002127



Historic American Buildings Survey, creator


Washington, District of Columbia, United States38.85409, -76.98518
Google Map of 38.8540892, -76.98517629999999


Library of Congress

Copyright info

No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted.


Exploreurban parks

Explorestanton square

Library Of Congress

The objects in this archive are from Library of Congress - the nation’s first established cultural institution and the largest library in the world, with millions of items including books, recordings, photographs, maps and manuscripts in its collections. The Library provides Congress, the federal government and the American people with a rich, diverse and enduring source of knowledge to inform, inspire and engage them and support their intellectual and creative endeavors.

Disclaimer: A work of the Library of Congress is "a work prepared by an officer or employee" of the federal government "as part of that person's official duties." In general, under section 105 of the Copyright Act, such works are not entitled to domestic copyright protection under U.S. law and are therefore in the public domain. This website is developed as a part of the world's largest public domain archive,, and not developed or endorsed by the Library of Congress,

Developed by GetArchive, 2015-2020