Photo, Print, Drawing World War I Memorial, Washington, D.C.
About this Item
- World War I Memorial, Washington, D.C.
- Highsmith, Carol M., 1946-, photographer
Created / Published
- 2006 February 12.
- - United States--District of Columbia--Washington (D.C.)
- - WWI Memorials
- - War memorials
- - America
- Digital photographs--Color--2000-2010.
- Digital photographs--Color--2000-2010
- - Conceived by Washington architect Frederick H. Brooke in association with architects Horace W. Peaslee and Nathan C. Wyeth, the World War I Memorial commemorates the 26,000 citizens of Washington, D.C. who served in World War I. The domed peristyle Doric temple is located on the National Mall in West Potomac Park and intended to be used as a bandstand large enough to accommodate the 80-member U.S. Marine Corps Band.
- - Title, date, and subjects provided by the photographer.
- - Credit line: Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.
- - Gift and purchase; Carol M. Highsmith; 2009; (DLC/PP-2010:031).
- - Forms part of: Carol M. Highsmith's America Project in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive.
- 1 photograph : digital, TIFF file, color.
Call Number/Physical Location
- LC-DIG-highsm- 04253 (ONLINE) [P&P]
- Highsmith, Carol M., 1946- Carol M. Highsmith Archive.
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
- highsm 04253 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/highsm.04253
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-DIG-highsm-04253 (original digital file)
- No known restrictions on publication.
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Chicago citation style:
Highsmith, Carol M, photographer. World War I Memorial, Washington, D.C. United States Washington D.C. District of Columbia Washington D.C, 2006. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2010630247/.
APA citation style:
Highsmith, C. M., photographer. (2006) World War I Memorial, Washington, D.C. United States Washington D.C. District of Columbia Washington D.C, 2006. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2010630247/.
MLA citation style:
Highsmith, Carol M, photographer. World War I Memorial, Washington, D.C. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2010630247/>.