About this Item
- Monuments, memorials, and buildings in Washington, D.C.
- Buildings, monuments, and views in Washington, D.C. Includes aerial views of Union Station, 1913; the Capitol, the Mall, Washington area and Virginia, 1952; and wartime buildings on the Mall, 1919. Also includes views of laundry and kitchen facilities, possibly in the White House, 1913; the White House East Room and Red Room 1909 and 1906; the Washington Monument after completion, ca. 1884; the Washington Monument with an airship flying near it, 1906; the Adams Memorial by Augustus Saint-Gaudens in Rock Creek Cemetery, 1946; the National Gallery of Art rotunda, 1950; a Mount Vernon bedroom, 1904; a mantle in the Banquet Hall, Mount Vernon, 1903; composite photographs of Mount Vernon buildings, interiors and scenes, 1881; the Marshall House in Alexandria, 1897 and 1903; the C&O Canal, lock no. 3, 1939; Market Space and Pennsylvania Avenue with pedestrians and horse-drawn carriages, 1901; the ruins of St. Dominic's Church after the fire of March 12, 1885; Metropolitan Club Building, 1908; Capitol dome at night, 1955; and the Department of State Building, 1957. Includes a copy photograph of a seal design for Washington, D.C., 1900.
Created / Published
- ca. 1881-ca. 1957.
- - Monuments & memorials--Washington (D.C.)--1880-1960
- - Government facilities--Washington (D.C.)--1880-1960
- - Interiors--Washington (D.C.)--1880-1960
- - Interiors--Virginia--Mount Vernon (Estate)--1880-1960
- - Mount Vernon (Va. : Estate)--1880-1960
- - Washington (D.C.)--1880-1960
- Albumen prints--1880-1960.
- Gelatin silver prints--1880-1960.
- Photomechanical prints--1880-1960.
- Photomechanical prints--1880-1960
- Albumen prints--1880-1960
- Gelatin silver prints--1880-1960
- - Includes gelatin silver and albumen prints, photolithographs, and halftone photomechanical prints.
- - LOT title devised by cataloger; other information from catalog card and published guide: Washingtoniana Photographs ... Library of Congress, 1989.
- - Photographers: G.V. Buck, C.S. Cudlip & Co., N.G. Johnson, H.H. Dodge, Katie Gallaher, A.E. Nesbitt, Horace K. Turner Co., (Boston), Lucia Myers, Wide World, Abajian, Kurtis Bros (New York), and Scharlach.
- - Copyright deposit, gift; various sources.
- 22 items ; 28 x 36 cm. or smaller.
Call Number/Physical Location
- LOT 12667 (H) [P&P]
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
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Monuments, memorials, and buildings in Washington, D.C. Washington D.C. Mount Vernon Estate Virginia Estate Mount Vernon, None. ca. 1881-ca. 1957. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2004669035/.
APA citation style:
Monuments, memorials, and buildings in Washington, D.C. Washington D.C. Mount Vernon Estate Virginia Estate Mount Vernon, None. ca. 1881-ca. 1957. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2004669035/.
MLA citation style:
Monuments, memorials, and buildings in Washington, D.C. ca. 1881-ca. 1957. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2004669035/>.